National Zoo Asia Trail Exhibit

The Asia Trail Exhibit at the National Zoo was the first step in a 10-year zoo renovation designed to expand the overall exhibit area and rehab some of the existing areas.

  • Location: Washington, D.C.
  • Completion: September, 2006

Project Scope: Installation of 400 trees, 2,500 shrubs, 19,000 perennials (60 species) and 1,500 bamboo plants (32 species); two green roofs to help with water and run off; and an irrigation and fog system to assist with recreating realistic Asian mountain weather conditions.