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Ecological river remediation park

From a flood-prone parcel of communal land, the Ecological river remediation park creates a public park, and more – an ecosystem, cultural center and commercial market garden – in a partnership involving local farmers, public authorities and NGOs.

A series of lakes biologically treats waste-water, provides fishing opportunities and gives water birds a home.

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Metropolitan park for Morelia wins Acknowledgement prize
 
“Substantial contributions to social welfare, its environmental achievements and the successful public-private partnership” – Holcim Awards Jury
 
Project Entry 2008 for Latin America
Project Details
Location
Morelia, Mexico
Authors
Mario Schjetnan
Main Author
Mario Schjetnan
Grupo de Diseño Urbano, Mexico
Marco Gonzalez
Further Author
Marco Gonzalez
Grupo de Diseño Urbano , Mexico
Prizes
Awards
Acknowledgement prize 2008
Latin America
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