• Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
permaculture forums growies critters building homesteading energy monies kitchen purity ungarbage community wilderness fiber arts art permaculture artisans regional education experiences global resources the cider press projects digital market permies.com private forums all forums
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
master stewards:
  • Nicole Alderman
  • r ranson
  • Anne Miller
  • paul wheaton
  • Mike Jay
  • Jocelyn Campbell
  • Miles Flansburg
garden masters:
  • Dan Boone
  • Dave Burton
  • Steve Thorn
  • Greg Martin
  • Shawn Klassen-Koop
  • Pearl Sutton
  • Mike Barkley

Permaville: How to Design a Permanent Village by Brian Newhouse

Posts: 4
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Permaville is a holistic strategy to assess a community and design practical, ecological solutions. This book offers abstracts of over 180 permaculture elements and programs and an extensive plan to make significant installations in the community of Munoz, Dominican Republic.

Here is a description of the book:
"In the middle of 2007, for the first time in human history, it was estimated that more than half of the world's population lived in cities. Cities provide luxuries but consume an unbearable amount of resources. Rural areas, while they don't consume as much as cities, often can't provide enough basic amenities like food or healthcare. At this juncture of our collective human development, we face two major challenges: 1) How can we decrease the consumption of goods, food, energy, minerals and water in urban areas? And how can we provide more goods and services to people in rural areas? Permaville presents a powerful, new perspective on community development. Including abstracts of over 180 permaculture elements and programs, Permaville walks the reader through the process of redesigning a community into a revenue-generating paradise. Based on the Permaculture Design Course, Permaville presents readers with a comprehensive philosophy on what people need and challenges readers to think about what they would do to improve the physical and social infrastructure of their home and community. If you are looking for a new perspective on what we are doing on this planet, you should read this book."

Get it on Amazon ($14.99) - http://www.amazon.com/Permaville-permanent-community-Abstracts-permaculture/dp/1479132071/
Get it on e-junkie ($8.99) - https://www.e-junkie.com/ecom/gb.php?i=1151827&c=single&cl=226943
Or check out the website: http://www.permaville.com/

Thanks, hope to hear from you!
brian.newhouse @ permaville.com
On top of spaghetti all covered in cheese, there was this tiny ad:
Solar Dehydrator Plans - Combo Package download
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
Boost this thread!