6 delicious plants you can forage in your local urban park VIDEO

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Living in a land of supermarkets, convenient stores, and even food home delivery, in our modern society we have successfully pulled ourselves further and further from our ancestral hunting and gathering roots.. View full post on Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green BuildingEco funeral – Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building



This Volcano amusement park by Hans Hollein takes visitors to the center of the earth

Hans Hollein, one of the leading figures of Postmodern architecture, has designed a unique amusement park that takes visitors on a journey to the center of the Earth. The Vulcania Center Européen du Volcanisme features a miniature artificial volcano, a geyser-like installation and an underground vibrating cinema that educate visitors on the positive effects of volcanism on oyur planet.

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New York City just approved plans to build the Lowline – the worlds first underground park

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Simple but smart design transforms a concrete plaza into a lively urban park

“The project springs from the need to create a welcoming place for the citizens of Favara while simultaneously donating to the city an innovative public space shaped from the perfect combination of wood and vegetation,” write the architects. In contrast to the site’s original and muted concrete setting, Zighizaghi is filled with greenery and playful elements from its honeycomb shape to the red light fixtures that double as loudspeakers. “Thanks to its interactive character, Zighizaghi transforms… View full post on Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green BuildingEco funeral – Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

Massive Malaysian marine park will protect endangered species and coral reefs

After over 13 years of negotiation and planning between conservation groups, the government, and the fishing industry, Malaysia recently established a massive marine park. The new one million hectare Tun Mustapha Park, located by the Sabah Province in the Coral Triangle, is home to endangered species such as dugongs and green turtles. About 360 fish species, over 250 hard coral species, and vegetation such as mangroves add to the richness of this ocean space.

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First urban park on Las Vegas Strip is an oasis in the middle of the desert

Rather than cutting down trees to put up a parking lot, !melk designed a park to take over a previously paved section of the Vegas strip, occupying approximately six acres between New York New York and Monte Carlo. The Park, which opened April 4, is a water-wise urban microclimate with 250 shade trees and over 7,000 individual plants—native and adapted varieties—as well as several fun water features. Several 60-foot-tall shade structures were manufactured by a ship-building company in the Netherlands,… View full post on Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green BuildingEco funeral – Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

IPME’s Container Park revives downtown Las Vegas with creative cargotecture

Designed by The International Port Management Enterprise (IPME) and Breslin Builders as a solution to revitalize Downtown Las Vegas, “Downtown Container Park” is a 50,000-square-foot outdoor shopping and entertainment venue, composed of an arrangement of repurposed shipping containers. The project, which took two years to complete, boasts a vibrant array of shopping boutiques, a barbershop, various food and beverage providers, an observation tower and immersion dome, a children’s playground, and… View full post on Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green BuildingEco funeral – Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

Woodridge Memorial Park Lexington, SC

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Greenlawn Memorial Park Columbia, SC

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Forest Green Park Cemetery- Buy Sell Cemetery Plots

Brought to you by buyandsellcemeteryplots.com- Located along the eastern seaboard in Morganville, New Jersey, Forest Green Park Cemetery is committed to paying homage to those that lay at rest on its grounds. With its beautiful gardens and well maintained lawns, Forest Green Park is a peaceful retreat intended to be a place for loved ones to gather to spend quiet time in reflection. It is a place where care and respect abound for those who have passed and for their loved ones. Began in 1964, Forest Green Park Cemetery has three sections within its walls. There is the Guardian Angel Memorial Park section designated for Catholic burials. Beth Shalom is a tranquil setting for the Jewish religion. And finally there is the Rolling Hills Memorial Park for all denominations. All are run with professionalism and attention to detail. Situated between the vibrant cities of Philadelphia and New York City, Forest Green Park Cemetery is a place of solitude. Its trees and beautiful lawns create a warm, loving atmosphere intended to be a place to visit and be at one with nature. It is a place to remember and a place to honor the dearly departed.