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DETAILS

LocationHouston, Texas, United States
ClientBuffalo Bayou Partnership
Size20 acres, Phase I Site: 10.1 Acres

Buffalo Bend Park is a conversion of waterfront industrial land into an urban wetlands demonstration project. The project diverts urban runoff into a series of connected wetlands before returning the flow to the bayou, removing bacteria, nutrients, and toxic materials from the flow on the way. The plan includes parking, trails (including a segment of the regional Buffalo Bayou Trail), wetlands, a small hill (wetlands excavation), boardwalks, interpretive signage, and reforestation.

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