The Los Angeles Arboretum & Botanic Garden 8 Sundays and 2 Saturdays, April-May 2011 8:30am – 6:30pm TO REGISTER: Please call: 626-821-4624 / Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
BONUS: Students attend 2-Day Soil Foodweb Intensive with Dr. Elaine Ingham, PhD (April 16-17), INCLUDED!
INSTRUCTORS: Dr. Elaine Ingham, Brad Lancaster, Warren Brush, Caitlin Bergman, Lindsay Dailey, Nance Klehm, Ethan Roland, and more!
Our transformative 80-hour curriculum prepares individuals to become pro-active ecological designers, and covers the following topics:
-Permaculture principles and ethics -Designing with the patterns of nature -Water harvesting -Food forests -Rapid soil rehabilitation -Animal systems and aquaculture -Renewable energy solutions -Building healthy, resilient communities
The course provides the crucial foundation in systems thinking that prepares individuals to play an active role in holistically regenerating our landscapes, food systems, and communities. An environment of support and unity between classmates is fostered, which will enable collaboration in design projects and a strong network of fellow designers.