The Largest Sloped GREEN Roof
At the time it was constructed, the GEHC featured the nation’s largest sloped vegetative roof.
An Amazing Variety of Vegetation
More than 40,000 types of plants cover the surface of the sloped roof at the GEHC.
"The building and grounds model sustainable design and construction techniques to minimize disturbance to the site and maximize energy efficiency.” -Steve Cannon, GEHC Executive Director
The Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center is a registered Gold project in the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) system.