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    Group Pushes for Rooftop Gardens

    Weekend Edition Saturday, April 3, 2004 The non-profit group Earth Pledge transforms urban rooftops into gardens by planting vegetation over the entirety of the roofs. In addition to creating vegetable and flower gardens, Green Roofs create a natural insulation system, absorb rainwater and lower city temperatures. Green Roofs Director Colin Cheney tells NPR's Linda Wertheimer why it's easy being green.

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