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4.4 BUURJONGENS GREEN FENCE

All too often, the fence is a hard partition between two private gardens. Neighbours live completely separated from each other, and animals, which usually need a larger foraging area than one single garden, cannot pass through. This design offers an … Lees verder

Geplaatst in 4.4 suburbs and garden cities, projects | Reacties staat uit voor 4.4 BUURJONGENS GREEN FENCE

3.2 BAT TOWER BOEKELO

This tower serves as compensation for bat roosts that were removed in the renewal of the N18 road between Enschede and Varsseveld in the eastern part of the Netherlands. It functions as a breeding and winter stay for the common … Lees verder

Geplaatst in 3.2 bats, projects | Reacties staat uit voor 3.2 BAT TOWER BOEKELO

4.8 Văcărești, Bukarest

One of the largest natural parks in an urban area in Europe evolved from a former artificial basin in Bucharest (HU). Since it was abandoned in 1989, nature has taken over the area without any human intervention, resulting in a … Lees verder

Geplaatst in 4.8 industrial estates and brownfields, projects | Reacties staat uit voor 4.8 Văcărești, Bukarest

4.1 TREE MUSEUM WATERINGSE VELD

Nature is art, according to artist and botanist herman de vries (1931). Asked to create a work of art for the new residential district Wateringse Veld in The Hague, he decided to exhibit trees in a Tree Museum. The project … Lees verder

Geplaatst in 4.1 urban flora, projects | Reacties staat uit voor 4.1 TREE MUSEUM WATERINGSE VELD

4.4 EVA-LANXMEER NEIGHBOURHOOD

The orchard plays a central role in the ecological neighbourhood EVA-Lanxmeer. Just as a hawthorn hedge and other vegetation, the orchard was already there before the houses were built. These formed the basis for the urban design, together with other … Lees verder

Geplaatst in 4.4 suburbs and garden cities, projects | Reacties staat uit voor 4.4 EVA-LANXMEER NEIGHBOURHOOD

4.3 SKT. KJELDS KVARTER

The transformation of the Østerbro district of Copenhagen’s city centre has been going on since the 1970s. Building blocks with predominantly stony inner courts characterized this part of Copenhagen. Denmark’s capital has 500 of such blocks. Together with the residents, … Lees verder

Geplaatst in 4.3 the city district, projects | Reacties staat uit voor 4.3 SKT. KJELDS KVARTER

4.8 LANDSCHAFTSPARK DUISBURG-NORD

The Landscape Park Duisburg Nord is located at the 200-hectare terrain of a former ironworks complex. This urban park has five functions: Neue Natur (protecting flora and fauna), Industrial museum, Volkspark (recreation), Abenteuerspielplatz (large playground) and Kulturforum (places of art … Lees verder

Geplaatst in 4.8 industrial estates and brownfields, projects | Reacties staat uit voor 4.8 LANDSCHAFTSPARK DUISBURG-NORD

4.5 BARTOKPARK, POP-UP NATURE

In the middle of a residential neighbourhood at the edge of the city centre of Arnhem, there was a vacant piece of land. New developments had been stalled, turning it into a no man’s land. On the initiative of the … Lees verder

Geplaatst in 4.5 parks, projects | Reacties staat uit voor 4.5 BARTOKPARK, POP-UP NATURE

4.1 RED LIST CITY GARDEN

The Netherlands uses a so-called Red List of animal and plant species that have a protected status. With the Red List city garden, the designers of Buroharro want to show that even small projects can contribute to the protection of … Lees verder

Geplaatst in 4.1 urban flora, projects | Reacties staat uit voor 4.1 RED LIST CITY GARDEN

4.2 THE OASIS OF ABOUKIR

Patrick Blanc is a botanist and his company developed the green wall into a high-tech version. In the ‘mur végétal’ the water system is essential. This vertical garden consists of a metal frame with a PVC plate as a foundation … Lees verder

Geplaatst in 4.2 the building, projects | Reacties staat uit voor 4.2 THE OASIS OF ABOUKIR