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Intro to Permaculture at Camden adult ed starts Feb. 5th
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Midcoast Permaculture Design

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31 Jan 2014 04:07 PM  
Permaculture – the Art of Ecological Design

Permaculture is a design system and set of techniques for creating resilient human habitats and healthy ecosystems. It is modeled on ecological principles and takes into account food production, shelter, energy, water, wellness, community, culture and economics. In this abbreviated course students will gain a strong foundation for applying permaculture ethics and design principles. We will cover topics including: a permaculture design process, forest gardens & perennial polycultures, water management, earthworks, pattern literacy, and garden management. We can also visit a local demonstration site in the Spring to see permaculture in action! Registration $35. 4 weeks 6:00-8:00 p.m. Begins Wed 2/5 CHRHS Rm 224 Jesse Watson is a certified permaculture designer. In 2009 he started a permaculture landscape design and sustainability consultation firm in the Midcoast area serving residential, business and institutional clients. He lives with his young family in Rockland.

This course meets Wed from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm for 4 weeks.

Start date: February 5th, 2014
End date: March 5th, 2014

Registration:
http://fivetowns.maineadulted.org/courses/course/permaculture__the_art_of_ecological_design
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