cambridge ecology center is an environmental and ecology center in the heart of cambridge, MA. the main programmatic goal was to teach youth about the values and importance of the environment through interactions. the building offers both native and non-native plants and animal life, while offering interations from the ground to the tree-top walk that runs though the whole building. journey is the foundation of CEC. students are meant to explore, diversify and become well rounded individuals through interactions with peers and architecture. materials used are cedar wood slats - stained, ledge stone, copper roof and curtain wall.