Nuns offer up convent as wetlands to fight flooding in New Orleans

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Autor: dezeen Publicado el: 11/02/2020
Nuns offer up convent as wetlands to fight flooding in New Orleans

A community of nuns have donated their convent in New Orleans to create the Mirabeau Water Garden wetlands and improve the city's system for flood prevention. The transformation of the 25-acre Catholic convent is being developed by Waggonner & Ball and Carbo Landscape Architects to reduce pressure on the low-lying coastal city's existing draina...
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