Offshore Plant Towers Proposed to Increase Biodiversity

Offshore Plant Towers Proposed to Increase Biodiversity

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Tara Bellucci
Jan 25, 2012

For densely populated areas, new green space isn't always an option. Dutch firm Waterstudio.NL has proposed an alternative with Sea Trees, oil rig-inspired tiered platforms that create mini ecosystems for birds, plants, insects, and sea creatures. The structures can be moored in any sea, river, or lake — The firm has sited London, Shanghai, and New York as viable locations.

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