Desert Living Center

Location : Las Vegas Springs Preserve, Las Vegas, Nevada

Photo by : Gunnar Rauda

This museum display model features the Desert Living Center (DLC), located within the Las Vegas Springs Preserve, which is a community resource for the population of Las Vegas. The DLC is a five-acre conservation garden that is designed to promote sustainable design and gardening.

It uses display gardens and hands-on exhibits to demonstrate water conservation and energy-conserving design. The Desert Living Center & Gardens received LEED platinum certification for its sustainable sites, water efficiency, and materials and resources.