Zoo Atlanta - Reptile Complex

The Amphibian and Reptile Experience, opened in 2015, was the world’s first reptile and amphibian exhibit to earn LEED Gold certification. Green initiatives incorporated into this building and its construction process included rainwater collection, water-efficient landscaping, low-flow plumbing for water use reduction, planting of native plants to prevent erosion and promote local wildlife, roof and lighting choices for lower energy consumption and waste reduction of construction materials. 

Location Atlanta, GA
Size 14,000 square feet
Cost $18-million
Status Completed 2015
Certification LEED v2.2 Gold

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