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Greening Melbourne’s Roofs and Walls: Six Steps Forward

Posted on Thu, 2015-07-30 15:55 by Rosie M.
In 1988, the City of Melbourne had about 40,000 inhabitants and 20 per cent green cover. In 2009, this was measured again and it was determined that the city’s population had increased to 100,000 people with green coverage reduced to a mere 13.6 per cent, according to Gail Hall, a primary author on The Growing Green Guide.