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Urban Permaculture Design with Erin Innes: March 14-May 30

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Urban Permaculture Design with Erin Innes: March 14-May 30

Time: May 4, 2012 from 10am to 5:30pm
Location: Langara College
Street: 100 West 49 Avenue
City/Town: Vancouver
Website or Map: http://www.langara.bc.ca/cont…
Phone: 604-323-5981
Event Neighbourhood and Type: langara, course, permaculture
Organized By: Leslie Kemp
Latest Activity: May 4, 2012

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Event Description

Permaculture is a philosophy and a framework for re-structuring how we relate to the ecosystems we live in and the people we share them with. Combining design fundamentals with hands-on skills, this course links the how and the why of regenerating urban spaces. Upon completion, participants receive the internationally recognized Permaculture Designer Certificate.

Course Highlights

  • Fundamentals of ecological community design
  • Urban farming and regeneration of urban ecology
  • Composting, soil building and bioremediation
  • Water capture and conservation
  • Natural building and retrofitting of urban spaces
  • Social permaculture and community engagement

Erin Innes is a Permaculture practitioner and environmental justice activist. A dynamic instructor grounded in experiential learning, with a background in urban farming and natural building, Erin brings a diverse set of hands-on skills and a rich understanding of our temperate rainforest ecosystem and how to live abundantly with it.

Registration and Information

Fee: $1100 (50709). Some bursaries available.

 

 

 

 

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Comment by Amy Every on February 21, 2012 at 12:28pm

I would have seriously considered it, but am away on vacation during that time.  Please keep me on the list for future offerings.

Comment by Karl Kohler on February 17, 2012 at 8:52pm

How do I apply for a bursarie?

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ninthbuilding@gmail.com

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