Lee H. Brown Family Conservation Learning Center at Tucson's Reid Park Zoo

Lead Certified
Dark gray solar panels

The building, part of the Reid Park Zoo, is a LEED Platinum Certified facility, and the deconstruction and rebuilding incorporate maximum use of recycled materials. The construction included pervious concrete, bamboo carpentry, alternative fuel stations, photovoltaic (solar power), and operable windows. This school is used as a living laboratory exemplifying healthy building concepts and energy conservation.

Two palm trees in front of tan building

City of Tucson


Swaim and Associates

Tucson, AZ

10,400 sf

LEED Platinum Certified

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