Bamboo Hut On Stilts Wins Climate Adaptation Award, Helping Ecuadorian Coastal Dwellers

Dec 8, 2009 Full story: TreeHugger

International Networkd for Bamboo & Rattan won the US$200,000 grant award, as described in their press release.

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jose

Guayaquil, Ecuador

#1 Dec 12, 2009
These are very common all over Ecuador. Only wooden pillars are used instead of steel reinforced concrete columns. Nothing special in this article that hasn't been thought of and done many years before. Ecuadorian coastal dwellers have been building these for ever. Copycats shouln't get so much credit.

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