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How green is your roof?

The roofs over our heads can do more than keep us warm and dry. "Green roofs" have grown in popularity – they're even becoming mandatory in places – as a way to conserve and channel fresh water, contribute to cleaner air, and turn rooftops into forests and farms.

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    Pour it on: How Dutch cities are soaking up rain and reducing flooding

    Pour it on: How Dutch cities are soaking up rain and reducing flooding

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