*Create a space that meets and exceeds the requirements of the Nature Explore Program.
*Utilize sustainable materials and methods, in the design process and the end product.
*Create a flow through the space, naturally integrating each separate element into a cohesive whole.
*Create a space that enables the fusion of play and learning, observation and interaction, motion and quiet reflection.
*Design in a way that allows for the community (parents, students, faculty/staff) to be involved in the building, maintenance and ongoing creative adaptations of the area.
*Native and Endiable Plants