Are you interested in reducing your water consumption, shrinking your environmental footprint and saving money while doing it? Our sustainable wastewater solution workshops is offered in two modules: Module 1: Greywater Harvesting; and Module 2: Rainwater Harvesting. Information and registration is below. Email email@example.com if you have any questions.
Empower yourself and your community to address water shortages by capturing wasted water resources, at the same time relieving pressure on energy-intensive municipal water treatment systems.
Register for both modules and join us for a bonus day of informal instruction / site preparation (October 20)!
When: October 18/19 *REVISED DATES*
In this exciting 2-day workshop we’ll cover everything you need to know to capture potable water off your roof and other surfaces! We’ll explore catchment calculations, sizing a system, first flush systems and in-ground storage. On day two we’ll install a functioning rainwater catchment system for the Harvest Moon Learning Centre’s 6000 sq/ft roof which will provide potable water for future workshop participants and interns.
During this workshop you’ll learn how to:
When: October 21/22 *REVISED DATES*
Learn how to transform nutrient-rich household water from a waste stream flowing into gutters or septic fields into an oasis of fruit trees and beneficial habitat! During this exciting 2-day workshop we’ll explore a variety of greywater system designs, then we’ll install a functioning greywater treatment system at the Harvest Moon Learning Center.
You will learn how to:
In this 2-day workshop we’ll explore a variety of greywater systems and design theory including:
Instructor: Rob Avis of Verge Permaculture
As well as being one of Canada’s preeminent permaculture educators, Rob Avis is a professional mechanical engineer, and is a student of Brad Lancaster and Craig Sponholtz!