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Introduction to Permaculture [used book] [hard to get]

By: Bill Mollison and Reny Mia Slay

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Australia, Tagari Publications: 2004

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 0908228082

ISBN: 0908228082

Condition: Good


Second Edition. Book in good overall condition. Previous owners name struck out with nikko pen on front title page. Some dampstain on the bottom edge. Binding is tight. Permaculture is about designing sustainable human settlements. It is a philosophy and approach to land use which weaves together microclimate, annual and perennial plants, animals, soils, water management, and human needs into intricately connected, productive communities. Topics in this book include: - Energy-efficient site analysis, planning and design methods - House placement and design for template, dryland and... View more info

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Practical Permaculture for Home Landscapes, Your Community and the Whole Earth

By: Jessi Bloom and Dave Boehnlein

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Timber Press: 2015

Seller ID: 000409

ISBN: 1604694432

Condition: New


The idea behind permaculture is simple: take care of the earth, and the earth will take care of you. In clear, logical steps, Practical Permaculture offers the tools you need to live a life rich in healthy food, safe housing, and renewable resources. This hardworking book covers the basic principles of permaculture, showing the entire design process from land assessment to the completed master plan, with detailed information on the plants, water, waste, energy, shelter, food, animals, and structures that make up the garden. Filled with real-life examples from all over the world, this invaluabl... View more info

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Beyond the War on of Invasive Species : A Permaculture Approach to Ecological Restoration

By: Tao Orion

Price: $34.95

Publisher: USA, Chelsea Green Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 003403

ISBN: 160358563X

Condition: New


Invasive species are everywhere, from forests and prairies to mountaintops and river mouths. Their rampant nature and sheer numbers appear to overtake fragile native species and forever change the ecosystems that they depend on. Concerns that invasive species represent significant threats to global biodiversity and ecological integrity permeate conversations from schoolrooms to board rooms, and concerned citizens grapple with how to rapidly and efficiently manage their populations. These worries have culminated in an ongoing war on invasive species, where the arsenal is stocked with bulldozers... View more info

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The Permaculture City: Regenerative Design for Urban, Suburban, and Town Resilience

By: Toby Hemenway

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Chelsea Green Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 003402

ISBN: 1603585265

Condition: New


Permaculture is more than just the latest buzzword; it offers positive solutions for many of the environmental and social challenges confronting us. And nowhere are those remedies more needed and desired than in our cities. The Permaculture City provides a new way of thinking about urban living, with practical examples for creating abundant food, energy security, close-knit communities, local and meaningful livelihoods, and sustainable policies in our cities and towns. The same nature-based approach that works so beautifully for growing food connecting the pieces of the landscape together in h... View more info