The Ore Dock BotEco Center

Our goal is to create a special place on Marquette's waterfront that achieves a sustainable balance of educational, recreational and commercial uses.

1) Ecological Education and Research Facilities
2) Year-round Indoor Botanical Gardens
3) Historical Preservation and Education
4) Community Spaces

Design and Sustainability


Rainwater harvesting

Locally sourced materials

Life cycle costing

Passive and active solar infrastructure

Wind energy

Low VOC building materials

LEED certification

Smart building systems

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