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Unformatted text preview: design as well as the process of maintaining it. I was able to gain insight on the greenhouse, which has stood its ground for 33 years. As discussed in the text the greenhouse did previously have an untempered glass roof as their covering, but due to economical reasons and the trend of durability with polycarbonate glass. The location and design of the greenhouse makes use of the limited space area on campus and the benefit of placing it in close proximity of the life science building for classes. Due do the hilly topography and location and size restrictions of the San Diego State University greenhouse, the design of attached lean-to design style was the most favorable choice. As noted in the book, the greenhouse is located on the south side of the building to take advantage of sunlight....
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- Spring '03