Permaculture references - Redwoodtwig

Brandon Smith (Redwoodtwig)

Permaculture resources (The links worked the last time I looked at them.)

Authors and books

Bill Mollison's site


education and training
  
Geoff Lawton's stuff
global level
http://permacultureglobal.org/  member as redwoodtwig@gmail, but haven't yet added project (couldn't do it first time around).  Doesn't seem to be all that active, but certainly is global.  Place to list projects and events, courses, etc.
tropical food forest, australia.  Geoff Lawton, 7 years or so in one video, shows how he did it, more or less.


master's degree program!


another attempt to corrolate work amongst permculturists.  Temperate climate.  planning to incorporate data from volume II of edible forest gardens.  Costs to join, but can join for free if continue to post stuff.  Has a wiki.

permaculture activist

targeted at africa, has a lot of excellent posters on all kinds of things to support doing gardening or landscaping 

Permaculture


http://www.milkwood.net/
  australian overall site


Tools and techniques
gardening tools
http://www.roguehoe.com/  cabool, mo  tough hoes and racks, good for dealing with bush honey suckle, etc.
swales
using a mini-excavator

swales marking contour
terrible video, bad audio; but good explanation anyway

swales: Aussie with lots of links and stuff




maps and GIS data




Plants



edible plants

 intro level plant education

non-timber forest products look up database for uses


tree inventory software


trees of England

trees of USA




general ecology
http://www.richsoil.com/  lots of articles, reasonably well illustrated

california non-profit funded project


page of links on ecoshare.info

alphabetical list of ecology links


midwest specific

http://tcpermaculture.com/site/  plant index by canopy position; blogs






plant sources





land trusts

This one is different from ORLT, called Greenbelt Land Trust of Mid-Missouri, 
Greenbelt Land Trust of Mid-Missouri
PO Box 144
Columbia, MO 65205-0144

Phone: (573) 442-5827
Fax: 
E-Mail: greenbeltmissouri@gmail.com
Website: greenbeltlandtrustmissouri.net


standards and practices


work exchanges
association of organic farms and farm workers  WWOOFers



circle calculator -- given circumference, get diameter (2r)