Mountain Lake Resort Town
The site is located on the northern Chinese province of Jilin. The province may be divided into three parts: the eastern mountains, the western plains, and a transitional zone of rolling hills between them. The site is located in this transitional zone, on a total land area of 1240 HA.
The master plan design a new summer-winter resort town, taking advantage of the snowy winters and the hot summers of the region. The main element of the design is the scenic valley that is recognize and reinforced as the strategic natural corridor of the town.
Another key strategy is the increase of the biodiversity through the reinforcement of the forest areas and the plantation of several tree species as the original deciduous forest of the land, by the years reduced and consumed by the actual agricultural intensive use.