Case Studies

BESE-elements is a biodegradable structure that provides a foundation for restoring ecosystems for seagrass, mangroves, and other aquatic species. Sea levels are rising and the intensity of tidal waves are increasing—a combination of factors that have a devastating impact on estuary habitats and waterfront ecosystems. Near-shore habitats are also beingContinue Reading

Third Nature wants to enlist the sidewalks and surfaces of the city to mitigate the impact of climate change and efficiently handle rain water. The firm has developed the Climate Tile, a modular tile system that enables sidewalks and urban spaces to handle increasing rainfall. The tiles can channel 30Continue Reading

The Vlotwateringbrug, often referred to as “the bat bridge,” by NEXT Architects is a piece of nature-centric infrastructure designed to create a habitat and safe space for bats. Designed for both local residents and the region’s bat population. Located along the flight route of several bat species, NEXT Architects placedContinue Reading