Kazar Islands: Pillars of the Future

Area: 3,000 hectares
Population: 1 million residents (projected)
Economy: 100 billion dollar city project
Facilities: 150 schools, 50 hospitals, parks, shopping malls, cultural centers, university campuses, a Formula-1 quality racetrack, and the Azerbaijan Tower
Past condition: Unclaimed seawaters
Current condition: Land reclamation completed, project on hold
Future condition: Undefined
Ecology: Contaminated water