Cascade Meadow Wetlands and Environmental Science Center

Rochester, MN

Cascade Meadow is a 16,000 sq ft environmental wetland and science center located in Rochester, Minnesota. The facility includes a reception area, interactive exhibit spaces, a large classroom and meeting space, a science lab for the study of native wetlands, a conference room, and offices for staff and on-site educators. The site includes a restored wetland, a restored lake, outdoor learning stations, native gardens, and nature trails. The project is LEED Platinum Certified.

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    Aune Fernandez Landscape Architects
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    The Cascade Meadow facility is LEED Platinum‐certified by the U.S. Green Building Council, recognizing the highest level of environmentally responsible design, construction, operation, and maintenance. The Cascade Meadow grounds, located on Rochester’s northwest side, also features a variety of wetland restoration projects in progress.
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