417 pages , Berghahn Books , 2003 Numerous scholars, in particular anthropologists, historians, economists, linguists, and biologists, have, over the last few years, studied forms of knowledge and use of nature, and of the ways nature can be protected and conserved. Some of the most prominent scholars have come together in this volume to reflect on what has been achieved...[Read More]
165 pages , Psychology Press , 1995 The key to the survival of museum collections is a stable indoor environment and vital to this is a well-maintained building with effective environmental services. Environmental Management sets out clearly the theory and practice of achieving an appropriate museum environment for both collections and people. The book emphasises the nee...[Read More]
2013-06-01T07:00:00Z All Over California's Plates, The Geology and Ecology of the Golden State is a book that explores California's uniquely varied geology and ecosystems. The content, photography, video clips, artwork, editing and graphics decisions were all produced by the twenty-four sixth -grade students of Sierra Expeditionary Learning School in Truckee, California. SELS stu...[Read More]
The counterculture of the 1960s refers to an anti-establishment cultural phenomenon that developed first in the United Kingdom (UK) and the United States (US) and then spread throughout much of the Western world between the early 1960s and the mid-1970s, with London, New York City, and San Francisco being hotbeds of early countercultural activity. The aggregate movement gained momentum as the Civi...[Read More]
547 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2013-09-05 Recent advances in the study of bats have changed the way we understand this illusive group of mammals. This volume consist of 25 chapters and 57 authors from around the globe all writing on the most recent finding on the evolution, ecology and conservation of bats. The chapters in this book are not intended to b...[Read More]
2012-07-12T07:00:00Z Can we re-imagine our relationship to the earth--using the viewpoints and texts of the last four millennia?
Human responses to the natural world stretching back through the last 4,000 years come to life in this major new resource providing a diverse group of ecological and religious voices. It gives us an invaluable key to understanding the i...[Read More]
We are a local permaculture group extending through the Perth Hills in Shire of Mundaring and we hope in 2017 through the City of Swan down through the Swan Valley. This gives us a really great area to explore lots of permaculture approaches. Acerage to courtyard - you can permaculture anywhere.
The name of the game in 2017 is Community and Permablitz!! If you're not familiar with this term;