Jinsha Lake Eco Resort
Location: Funing, China
DEA managed a team of architects, engineers, and urban designers to create a master plan that evaluated visions for the 26-square-kilometer site and explored local precedents to understand the local character and qualities of other successful destinations. Various regional and international precedents were studied to create a unique vision for Jinsha Lake. The Jinsha Lake development was designed to be the crown jewel of the northern Jiangsu Province in central China. The natural beauty of the lake and its surrounding resources serve as the foundation for a unique urban park and nature preserve. As a destination resort it will be visited by citizens of Funing as well as by tourists from all of China and foreign countries. As a residential district it will provide a variety of housing from multi-family to luxury golf villas.