This set is the first installment in the Permaculture Student series. It is being used in homes, schools, families, & courses around the world. It is for anyone wanting a simple, direct, academic reference for permaculture design science. Made initially for middle school ages (grades 6-8 or ages 11-14), the book is being used in many contexts with younger & older age learners all over the world. It is a reference manual rather than a traditional textbook of units and assignments. Much of this textbook and workbook is inspired by the work of Geoff Lawton, Geoff’s online permaculture design course, and the work of his predecessors: Bill Mollison, David Holmgren, Masanobu Fukuoka, Sepp Holzer, & P.A. , but it does include newer additions like Mike Oehler & Paul Wheaton's Wofati, Rocket Mass Heaters, and more! It is designed such that anyone can their site safely and begin their education in permaculture on a solid foundation based in science and approved of by Geoff Lawton, Rosemary Morrow, Dr. Elaine Ingham, Permies.com, the Permaculture Research Institute of Australia, Permaculture Magazine, Mike Oehler, Neal Spackman, & more!
The ebook has an active Index as well to make searching easy. Formatted by Byblos Media's Tom Mitchell. Published by PowersPermaculture123, California 2015.