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Chippewa Nature Center - Midland, Michigan

Chippewa Nature Center - Midland, MichiganInnovative and sustainable landscape architecture and site design services were provided to The Kubala Washatko Architects for the new renovation and expansion of this nature center.

The project includes a new nature preschool facility; a rain garden at the entrance that circulates rain water from the roof; an event space using permeable pavers; a reconfigured parking lot and bus drop-off area using recycled asphalt/aggregates; and a bio-infiltration area that will include native plant colonies that will help with the flow and treatment of parking lot runoff.

The Chippewa Nature Center preschool has attained LEED® Gold certification.

 


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