Sustainable and resilient design principals will be central to the design, construction and maintenance of our park. Coastal surge and climate change are real factors that we must address with the serious consideration they demand. Rather than contributing to the problem, we want to be at the forefront of the solution, and keep sharing with others what we've learned along the way.
The sun is always radiating free energy- we plan to harness it, utilizing solar panels for energy collection, weather protection and as an educational opportunity - because that's just common sense.
A permeable ground plane is a flexible, adaptable and beautiful surface that can easily be integrated with vegetation creating bioswales that aid in stormwater management and bridge runoff filtration, while also naturally delineating spacial separations for different uses.
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