Permaculture: a practical guide for a sustainable future

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Island Press, 1990 - Business & Economics - 579 pages
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"Permaculture" (permanent agriculture) is the conscious design and maintenance of economical, agriculturally productive ecosystems that have the diversity, stability, and resilience of natural ecosystems. While focusing on agriculture, it also establishes the importance of integration between landscape and people.

Permaculture is a step-by-step working manual providing a dozen design methods replete with map overlays, flow diagrams, and component, zone, and sector analyses.

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There's a lot of good information in this book, but it's so densely packed that it's difficult to get through it. I usually make it through about a chapter or so before I have to return it to the ... Read full review

Contents

CONCEPTS AND THEMES IN DESIGN
10
PATTERN UNDERSTANDING
70
5 3 Patterning in global weather systems the engines
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