What is Amphibious Architecture?
Amphibious architecture is a sustainable flood mitigation strategy that allows an ordinary structure to float on the surface of rising floodwater rather than succumb to inundation. The Buoyant Foundation Project researches amphibious foundation retrofits to create resilience within vulnerable communities.
a Buoyant Foundation?
A buoyant foundation is a type of amphibious foundation in which an existing structure is retrofitted to allow it to float as high as
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