The proposed landscape strategy, for the residential projects in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, attempts to integrate the design of the outdoors spaces with the architecture of the houses.
The main objective of the landscape strategy is to improve the urban wildlife in the city by researching and understanding the local conditions, micro/macro climate, flora, and fauna.
Saudi Arabia is characterized by its arid and desert climate. Moreover its capital Riyadh is located on the birds’ migration path, and more specifically the spring migratory route. The approach of the researched looked at the local flora (trees and shrubs) and cross referenced the appropriate birds that feed and travel in this region, hence ensuring the protection and proliferation of the local urban wildlife.