Cj Verde wrote:Dale, what about the thermal mass of the water helping? I know Bill Mollison has suggested grapes would do well in chinampas because the would be less likely to frost.
Dan Grubbs wrote:Maybe this has already been thought of since this is an ancient technique, but I wonder if there's any wisdom in these systems to selecting the corner trees to provide a canopy over the canal portion to reduce evaporation so your water levels can remain more consistent.
Brian Cady wrote:Jerry Ward, does joining the town's wetlands-delineating comission make sense? Is it volunteer-run?