Phase II Research Labs & Housing

VCU Rice Center for Environmental Life Sciences, Charles City County, Virginia

Phase II of the Rice Center, The Labs are planned for the eastern side of the campus axis and are intended to complete the campus design based on the original Master Plan’s intent.  The eastern side gives direct access to the 80-acre wetlands restoration along Kimages Creek and especially the tidal area at the Creek’s confluence with the James River.  The labs are intended for permanent work and experiments ongoing on the Rice Center site.   The Center for Conservation Biology will also be housed in Phase II.