Andrew Michler

Aga Khan Award for Architecture: Wadi Hanifa Wetlands

by , 11/30/10

watershed management, desert water treatment, Riyadh park, Desert river, Jens Bodeker, Wadi Hanifa, Aga Khan Award, watershed restoration,


The complex is also a large park which provides area to explore and interact with the water environment. Moreover, Wadi Bed Naturalized Parkland and Recreational and Interpretative Trail are also great examples of how answers to the challenges of water quality management and public access can be woven together.

The parks use will only increase over time and anticipated to provide one million cubic meters of water per day by 2021 to meet a third of the city’s total water demand.

+ Aga Khan Award for Architecture

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