Project good practices

Saint Francis Wood

Summary: Creation of a natural and cultural walk including the Basilica of San Francesco, a wood, a land art project and important historic remains.

Location: Umbria, Italy (Italia)

Lo svincolo della biodiversità a Trevi - The release of...

Summary: The project defines and designs a large road junction as a precious connection from a morphological, environmental and urban point of view.

Location: Umbria, Italy (Italia)

Greenway: la strada verde per il turismo sostenibile in Umbria

Summary: The Greenway combines the enhancement of urban green, river banks and landscapes with creating a network of paths connecting municipalities in Umbria.

Location: Umbria, Italy (Italia)

Climate for Silesia by Silesian Botanical Garden

Summary: “Climate for Silesia” is a cooperation across the voivodeship. The Botanical Garden increases the knowledge about nature and environmental protection.

Location: Śląskie, Poland (Polska)

GEOsfera Jaworzno - ecological and geological education centre

Summary: GEOsfera Ecological and Geological Education Centre in Jaworzno is an ecological and geological theme park with a strong focus on nature education.

Location: Śląskie, Poland (Polska)

Development of the Park Gródek area in Jaworzno

Summary: Restoration of utility values for the natural purposes of a part of the excavation after the old dolomite mining operation of the Szczaków mining plant.

Location: Śląskie, Poland (Polska)

Revitalization of the zinc heap in Ruda Śląska

Summary: Revitalization of a zinc spoil heap near the city center. The transformation solved environmental and spatial-functional problems.

Location: Śląskie, Poland (Polska)

BernePark - A sewage water treatment site turned into a park

Summary: Internationally renowned artists and landscapes architects (e.g. Piet Oudolf) transformed the previously inaccessible sewage treatment plant into a unique park.

Location: Düsseldorf, Germany (Deutschland)

The Landscape Laboratory

Summary: The Lab shows over 100 examples for forest and meadow habitats on former cultivated land to create various recreational values at the urban fringe.

Location: Sydsverige, Sweden (Sverige)

The Water Kingdom, Biosphere reserve

Summary: Water Kingdom is an enhanced nature reserve adjacent to the city centre. The visitor centre offers educational tools and is a driver for local tourism.

Location: Sydsverige, Sweden (Sverige)

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