Traditional Construction in Burma

Image: Traditional Construction in Burma

Detailed Description

Traditional construction throughout Burma utilizes bamboo and other lightweight building materials, resulting in structures that are not generally durable but are quite earthquake-safe.  As traditional structures such as this house give way to more modern masonry buildings, seismic risk will increase. 

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Image Dimensions: 1428 x 948

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Location Taken: Rangoon, MM