Biodiversity, Continuous Productive Urban System, Incentivising Biodiversity, Regulating public land, biodiverse street, design for biodiversity
by Ishita Singh
The project Dwellers redesigns the core street of the sector and parts of public lands to create a continuous urban biodiverse network. The project Dwellers redesigns the core street of the sector and parts of public lands to create a continuous urban biodiverse network.
Identifying the current greens to find potential in the city of Gandhinagar.Envisioning a Continuous Urban Bio-diverse System for Gandhinagar: If the 4c armature is multiplied across the city of Gandhinagar in other sectors, it will create an extensive range for biodiversity to traverse and connect the larger city ensemblesIntroducing the 4Cs to achieve Continuous Urban Bio-diverse System: Construct – Connect – Cycle – Community; Together the four strategies dismantle the top-down anthropocentric model to embrace biodiversity as an indispensable layer to a healthy ecosystemProposed Sector Plan Designing the C.U.B.S. specific to sector 4Tree Plantation Patch and Secondary Street Network with the proposed design: Visualizing the Secondary Street as a Green Corridor and introducing ecologically sensitive street design elements and biodiversity supportersVisualizing the core street, tree plantation land alongside the residential contextPublic Land patch with the proposed design. And the seasonality in the Public Land (The Summer Bloomer Palette)Visualizing the new tree plantation zones in the public land patchNeighborhood Scale patch with the proposed garden design guideAdd Ons for the Residential Units: Retaining and introducing biodiversity supporters as well as green infrastructure for houses