Tag: eco

Cambia Ecovillage

While visiting Twin Oaks, we were introduced to a new ecovillage in the area.  At Cambia, a giant tricycle greeted us at the driveway.  Around the side of the house stood a huge treehouse with multiple entrances and a slide. This was clearly a home for

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NatureSummit, a retreat for educators

NatureSummit is a retreat for educators to learn about and get ideas for helping children feel a sense of wonder outdoors. Occuring every two years, it is scheduled for September 16-18, 2016 at Camp Manitou. I’m excited to mention that

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Beyond Earthships, Ecovillages

Earthships can transform single-family living, significantly reducing the costs and expenses.  Ecovillages take it a step farther, transforming communities and bringing the total cost of living down to near zero or below. http://www.aquarianonline.com/beyond-earthships-ecovillages/

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What is permaculture?

With a very different approach to building design, Earthships are easily seen as a novelty.  In order to really appreciate the depth of the design, a little time is needed to give to the science it embodies.  Permaculture is a

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