Suburbia & Permaculture
10/24/2013, LIU Post Campus Event5 Oct 24Two locations
October 24, 2013
Steinberg Museum of Art at Hillwood, 12:45 p.m.*
Evening Event: Pell Hall, Room 229, 7 p.m.
Oregon Permaculture Advocate, Jan Spencer
Sustainably-designed, holistic agricultural systems offer a cascade of benefits to suburban communities. Jan's quarter acre suburban property in Eugene is a permaculture Shangri-La – which makes visible the potential for millions of suburban homes. Grass to garden, edible landscaping, solar design, 6500 gallon rain water catchment system, reclaimed car space, remarkable biodiversity, increased residential density, home economics, stacked functions, aesthetics and uplift.
Sponsored by: Earth & Environmental Science Department
For more information, contact Prof. Scott Carlin at 516-299-2318
* Light refreshments served
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