Abu Dhabi Flamingo Observation Tower competition

Flamingo Observation Tower

Flamingo Observation Tower
Image © Bee Breeders

In collaboration with Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi (EAD), the Abu Dhabi Flamingo Observation Tower competition is calling for submissions for designs for an observation tower in the Al Wathba Wetland Reserve in Abu Dhabi.

Flamingo Observation Tower
Image © Bee Breeders

The man-made reserve in the UAE capital is home to a spectacular flock of some 4,000 migratory flamingos during the winter months. Participants are being asked to create designs for an observation tower and accompanying boardwalk so that visitors can fully immerse themselves in the stunning wildlife of the reserve.

Flamingo Observation Tower
Image © Bee Breeders

Projects will need to be mindful of the unique environment, as well as have tahe potential to become an iconic landmark in the region. The Abu Dhabi Flamingo Observation Tower competition is open now until April 30, 2019, with winners of the US $6,000 prize to be announced on July 18, 2019. Source and images Courtesy of Bee Breeders.

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