You are invited!
Sierra Permaculture Guild Quarterly Meeting
Wednesday Jan 27, 2016 at 7pm
Rough and Ready Grange
Beyond the War on Invasive Species: A Permaculture Approach to Ecosystem Restoration with Tao Orion
– Why are invasive species present on your property?
– How colliding effects of habitat destruction, climate change, agriculture and changes in land use require a holistic permaculture framework
– Land management and historic stewardship models of Native Americans
– Make more ecologically responsible choices in land restoration
– Best practices & latest research for invasive species management
– Using Permaculture to turn problems into solutions
– Honoring native plants
– Examples of what works and how to make money doing it
Tao Orion is a permaculture designer, teacher, farmer, and author living in Willamette Valley, Oregon. She has a degree in Agro-ecology and Sustainable Ag from UC Santa Cruz. Her new book integrates organic ag, sustainable land use planning, ethnobotany and ecosystem restoration.
Tao is on a book tour of the West with her new book and we were able to invite her to stop by our Grange and talk to us. Her book is a great and inspiring read.
Where: Rough and Ready Grange www.roughandreadygrange.com 14550 Rough and Ready Highway, Rough and Ready, CA 95975 2 driveways below the Rough and Ready Fire Department, same side of street, long driveway, park behind the Grange, Entrance is on the far side.
Suggested donation $5. No one turned away.
For more information: call Cathe’ 530-432-5109