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Dane County Office of Energy & Climate Change

Green Infrastructure

Green roof on Madison's Children's Museum

Madison's Children's Museum is a great local example of green infrastructure.

Green infrastructure is a building feature that manages water by mimicking the natural water cycle. Green infrastructure is a cost-effective and flexible approach to mitigate flooding risks and build resilience. There are many types of green infrastructure, such as green roofs, rain gardens, and biosolar.

Learn more about the various typies of green infrastructure as well as the many benefits of using green infrastructure in our white paper, Green Infrastructure for Dane County: Benefits Add Up. You can download a free copy of the paper below.

And check out the list we complled of local businesses that can help with your green infrastructure project.


Download Green Infrastructure White Paper Find a Vendor to Help with Your Green Infrastructure Project




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