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To the Bat-Bridge! Dutch bike path features biobased construction, bat-friendly design

To the Bat-Bridge! Dutch bike path features biobased construction, bat-friendly design

January 11, 2021 |

In the Netherlands, a new, ecofriendly bike and pedestrian bridge is under construction using renewable material and has the unlikely design feature of being friendly to bats.  Dubbed Blauwe Loper—which translates to Blue Carpet—the $6.5-million bridge is 800 meters long and connects the Dutch town of Winschoten with Blauwestad park and recreational area. It is […]

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