Green Bridge

Green Bridge

Costa Rica
Budget: 
< $1,000
Project Summary
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Build a "green bridge" across major rivers. Consists of large platform housing recreation (tennis, basketball, mini golf, weight room, yoga), restaurants, local culture museums, art shows, water park, etc. Under bridge/platform will be sets of water turbines to provide power for the structures along with a water filtration system. Floors of buildings will have receptors to capture the energy from foot traffic which will also help power the facility.

About Project

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It combines a unique combination of tourism, recreation, and use of natural resources to provide a getaway for the general public that unites family and friends alike. It also is very beneficial and environmentally friendly. This creation will also beneficial the local communities in the financial sense bringing tourists to their area.
About You
Organization:
ENDS 101- Hill Group 28
Section 1: About You
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katelynn

Last Name

parker

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, TX, Brazos County

Section 2: About Your Organization
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ENDS 101- Hill Group 28

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More than 10,000

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Less than $50

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