Saturday, 16 April 2011

Green Bridges

Found this photo of a bridge in Budapest that was 'greened' in 2004 (I think it was only temporary unfortunately)...

The German environmental artist Dieter Magnus (who designed Garnethill Park) has greened various bridges in Germany, including this one in Mainze:


They help reduce pollution and noise - provide a way for wildlife to get between green spaces as well as providing a much nicer place to cross the road for pedestrians etc.

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