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The Tofte Project
This site provides a description of a cabin in Tofte, MN on the North Shore of Lake Superior. The new owner of the cabin decided to remake it into a model of sustainable building practices. The site includes several dozen flash animations looking at sustainability from many angles as well as the specifics of the house and its surroundings.
Intended for grade levels:
  • General public
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Illustration - scientific
    • Photograph
  • Text:
    • Report
  • Audio:
    • Sound
  • Ecology
  • Environmental science
Technical requirements:
Flash player
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright and other restrictions unknown.
DLESE Catalog ID: SERC-STARTINGPOINT-000-000-000-358
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Principal Investigator: Sarah Nettleton
Sarah Nettleton Architects