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Thursday, March 7, 2013

7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

CA Tom Ward: Land Conservation and Permaculture Connect in Social Forestry

Tom Ward/Hazel, long time permaculturalist and visionary is coming to PCC Cascade Campus March 7th at 7pm. Long time resident of the Little Applegate valley in Southern Oregon and first settling there in the early 70ís, Tom has been advising farms and teaching Permaculture for over 30 years. He has degrees in Forestry and Botany from Syracuse University and has taught dozens of permaculture courses over the last 30 years, primarily in Southern Oregon and northern California. He presently manages a Social Forestry experiment station outside of Jacksonville OR, where he demonstrates natural building, fuel hazard materials utilization, wood crafting, wildlife habitat enhancement and desert forest water management. He is the author of Greenward Ho! Herbal Home Remedies: An Ecological Approach to Sustainable Health. He will be presenting 'Land conservation and Permaculture Connect in Social Forestry' as a fundraising event for the non-profit Speak for the Trees to help preserve 110 acres of forest land in the Siskiyou Mountains. $5-10 suggested donation at the door. Located at PCC cascade campus MAHB 104 7pm. For questions contact Esther at esther.forbyn@pcc.edu

Posted by: Vikki Irwin