Service efficiency is directly proportional with biodiversity in the ecosystems that are formed by mutual interaction between animate and inanimate environment. Biodiversity shows a change with the effect of biotic and abiotic factors. In today’s world, the most hazardous factors regarding biodiversity stem from human actions. In order to protect and increase biodiversity, people need to adopt sustainable living habits.
Bozalan clay quarry carries crucial importance in recreating biodiversity since it is close to numerous nature protection zones with rich biodiversity. In addition, the area has high potential in sustainable living. Rehabilitation works are intensifying on biodiversity and sustainable living model in this district due to these two factors.
Within the project of clay quarry area framework, a natural life campus is planned exemplifying sustainable living actions such as increasing biodiversity, protection of natural sources, energy efficiency, ecologic construction, waste management, environmental awareness, and communal sharing.
The project won the 1st Prize in National Quarry Life Award in 2014 in Turkey.
Read more: http://www.quarrylifeaward.com/project/relationship-between-biodiversity-and-humanbeing-natural-life-campus-biyocesitlilik-ve-insan