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In designing our shift from the industrial age to the ecological age, architect Michael Pawlyn draws on some of the best ideas biology and bio-mimicry reveal to us in order to radically transform the way we live and the biological approach to cities.
Do you really need nitrogen fixing plants? Are they even doing their job? Here are a few important things to consider before you start planting 'nitrogen fixing' plants and trees all over your landscape.
"They laughed and said it couldn't be done" - Geoff Lawton. This is the project that really switched me on to the regenerative power of Permaculture Design, and lit a fire under me to get involved in the world of sustainable land use.