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Environmental Education Center in the Woods

This entry from Italy is merited for what the authors call a re-naturalization program. An important environmental contribution is made in that the proposal calls for restoring a landscape left ecologically impoverished after drainage intervention and intensive farming during the last century.

In this respect, the project offers a beneficial environmental “refund,” serving to establish a zone protected from future urban development. 

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Prizes for sustainable construction projects in Europe
“Convincing measures for restoring and enriching a landscape left ecologically and aesthetically impoverished” – Holcim Awards Jury
Project Entry 2005 for Europe
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Venice, Italy
Vicenzo De Luce
Main Author
Vicenzo De Luce
Marina Orlando
Further Author
Marina Orlando
Encouragement prize 2005
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