Drought-avoiding plants with low water use can achieve high rainfall retention without jeopardising survival on green roofs
Christopher Szota, Claire Farrell, Nicholas SG Williams, Stefan K Arndt, Tim D Fletcher
Science of The Total Environment | ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV | Published : 2017
Awarded by Australian Research Council Linkage Grants - Victorian Government Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning, Melbourne Water, City of Melbourne
Awarded by ARC Future Fellowship
Thanks to Mike Sammonds, Matt Burns and Nick Bond for lending their R coding expertise to help create the water balance model and to Bonnie Glaister for providing valuable comments on the manuscript. This researchwas funded by Australian Research Council Linkage Grants (LP0990704 and LP140100885), supported by the Victorian Government Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning, Melbourne Water, City of Melbourne, and The Committee for Melbourne, CityWestWater and Nursery and Garden Industry Australia. T.D. Fletcher was also supported by an ARC Future Fellowship (FT100100144).