Gallery: Stone Environmental Interpretation Centre is a Sensitive Recon...

The Environmental Interpretation Centre on São Jorge Island in the middle of the Atlantic is a sensitive reconstruction of a historic property. Designed by Ana Laura Vasconcelos—who works for the Azores Government of Portugal—the stone center provides
 
The Environmental Interpretation Centre on São Jorge Island in the middle of the Atlantic is a sensitive reconstruction of a historic property. Designed by Ana Laura Vasconcelos—who works for the Azores Government of Portugal—the stone center provides information on the surrounding area and is the first part of a larger project to bring more people to the region. The new center is based on an original building and was expanded to provide space for education and a temporary apartment for those that might come to the area to study or do research. Local materials and local techniques make this renovation a new treasure in the National Park of Azores.

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