Green roofs offer far reaching benefits for plants, insects’ birds and bees.
All Green roof types support wildlife and their habitats, all are valuable to varying degrees, to what level will depend on the type of substrates and vegetation layers used.
An extensive green roof will provide a natural habitat for ground nesting birds such as skylarks and lapwings. A biodiverse roof is designed to replicate or improve the original habitat. A wide and diverse flora and fauna, will create perfect conditions for specific plants to support the different insect and bird species.
These natural habitats in the sky help to encourage biodiversity preventing endangerment of many species, as our environment is put under increasing pressure.