Cascade Meadow

Cascade Meadow Wetlands & Environmental Science Center
2900 19th Street NW Rochester, MN 55901 (507) 252-8133

Material Choices

Dig deeper into some of the key material choices we made as we built the Science Center, from the floors to the roofs.


Integrated Building Design

Making better, more sustainable buildings takes more than energy efficient light bulbs. Learn about key areas of our building's design.


Building Systems

A building's heating, cooling, and ventilation system (HVAC for short), and its electrical systems are what make it come alive. Without them, most large buildings in MN would be pretty uncomfortable. Explore the Cascade Meadow systems listed below.