You´ll find information about green roofs in Iceland here on the Green Map.
The description for this icon is as follows:
Green roofs can be seen in many countries on both urban skyscrapers and on rural homes. In Iceland green roofs are part of the building heritage belonging to the era of turfhouses. Green roofs help cool and clean the air, provide fireproofing and recycle rainwater. Ideally used for publically-accessible roofs (or tours) or sites that can be seen by the public from the street or neighbouring buildings.
Graphic: The icon for the Green Map® System category “Green Roof“.
Náttúran er „Grasþak“, Náttúran.is: Nov. 3, 2011 URL: http://natturan.is/d/2011/05/30/grasthak/ [Skoðað:July 18, 2019]Efni má nota eða vitna í samkvæmt almennum venjum sé heimilda getið með slóð eða fullri tilvitnun hér að ofan.
skrifað: May 30, 2011
breytt: Nov. 3, 2011