Results for water
- Railroad ties: a potential source of water & garden pollution?
With the heightened sense that the economy is getting more and more unstable, I've been trying to shift gears to more seriously address resiliency (vs temporary emergency) preps. So water resiliency is one of the things that is now at the top of ...
Discussion - pinecarr - Aug 1 2015 - 11:53am - 4 comments - 0 attachments
- NASA Scientist Warns "California Has One Year Of Water Left"
Another article to highlight the severe water issues we have ahead of us. And just yesterday was an article that California's chances of getting the Big Earthquake in the next 30 years is 100%. Big cracks coming in our future. Plan and prep ...
Discussion - jasonw - Mar 13 2015 - 4:26pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Geoff Lawton's 2015 Online Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) Course
I am currently in my second week of taking Geoff Lawton's online PDC, and it is literally blowing my mind so far. This is not my first exposure to a PDC -- I took an on-site one locally in 2012, and it was definitely a valuable experience. But ...
Discussion - Christopher H - Feb 18 2015 - 11:26am - 11 comments - 0 attachments
- From the trenches of Eco Farm Conference 2015
Long-time member suziegruber has graciously offered to provide a live blog and daily accounting of her experience and the knowledge she gleans from the many great presentations and workshops being offered at this year's EcoFarm ...
Discussion - jasonw - Jan 25 2015 - 11:37pm - 3 comments - 0 attachments
- If you want to help in a great global environmental project
I have recently been inspired by the activities of whatifwechange.org, which encourages people interested in investing and/or donating money in an international project that helps indigenous groups living in degraded land to understand the damage they ...
Discussion - Liz Connor - Jan 17 2015 - 11:52pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Expats and the Uprooted
This group is for the uprooted, the expatriots, the unemployed, single or homeless and for those who would help us in our efforts to become resilient. All of us will have to face the realities of failing markets at the same time, but we are not all ...
Group - Pinkie B - Dec 29 2014 - 12:17am - 0 comments
- Malaysia Peak Prosperity
To share, support and inspire our profound experiences for like minded individuals. (agriculture, Chris Martenson, community, energy, event, farming, food, food ...
Group - Ian Siow - Jul 20 2014 - 2:07pm - 0 comments
- Santa Rosa Basin Groundwater Advisory Panel Community Meeting
I want to let everyone know about upcoming community meetings that will address the Santa Rosa Groundwater Basin status. Here's the blurb: From the Ground Up: Groundwater in the Santa Rosa Plain The USGS is about to introduce the Phase ...
Discussion - suziegruber - Apr 12 2014 - 9:25pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Family Of 4 Lives 'Off The Grid' In The Middle Of The Desert
I'm gonna post a link to a Yahoo! Finance feature article (with pictures) on this guy, Abe Connally (34) and his wife Josie. Very inspiring late Gen-X, early Gen-Y couple with two kids who managed to homestead in the Texas desert on very ...
Discussion - Poet - Feb 20 2014 - 6:57pm - 3 comments - 0 attachments
- Emergency Water Storage Reminder
As the winter rain season (and the power outages that it occasionally causes) approaches, I've been touching up my emergency preps. At this time every year, I refresh my first line of defense, which is a stack of 60 1-gallon water jugs from the ...
Discussion - Adam Taggart - Nov 24 2013 - 10:03pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Washington, DC Resiliency Group
An information-sharing forum to foster a resilient community in the Greater Washington, DC Region. (agriculture, alarm system, burglary, capitol, chickens, Chris ...
Group - KatieLoovis - Oct 14 2013 - 5:00pm - 0 comments
- South Charlotte NC
We are interested in starting a group with like minded people and meeting occasionally to share ideas and resources as we learn how to live a more resilient life together. ...
Group - jberryhill - Sep 16 2013 - 11:17am - 0 comments
- Safe water
Hi, I'm new to the group. Looking to install a good whole house filter for water. We are in a non-fluoridated town, but I'm still concerned about water quality. Considering reverse osmosis. Any experience here? Recommendations? What are ...
Discussion - MarkP - Sep 15 2013 - 10:17am - 6 comments - 0 attachments
- Crash Course presentation in West Linn
Resiliency Organization of West Linn reviews the Crash Course by Chris Martenson 'Resilience' is the ability to easily adjust to and recover from change. Learn about global warming, stock prices, healthy food, budget deficits, ...
Event - mutschler - Sep 3 2013 - 12:58pm - 1 comment - 1 attachment
- Suggestions of solutions to energy-sustainability
I will keep my suggestions extremely brief, as I hope to explore them deeper via discussion. Energy solution for society: Thorium-based nuclear energy It seems as if it is possible to make nuclear reactors that give a lot of (surplus) ...
Discussion - TheCpaptain - Aug 30 2013 - 9:53am - 3 comments - 0 attachments
- The West and Water - The ultimate resource we are running out of
For all those folks in the Western part of the US that are reading this, we need to have an adult-sized conversation about our water resources, usage, and strategies for dealing with droughts, climate change, and how best to support the millons of folks ...
Discussion - jasonw - Aug 22 2013 - 1:05pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments
- Best use of our energy and water resources?
Came across the following article this afternoon and had a hard time deciding on where to post it, in the civil liberties group or this ResourceWatch group . I have to shake my head in disbelieve that we allow our precious water and energy ...
Discussion - jasonw - Jul 22 2013 - 8:57pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Southeast Georgia - A Group Dedicated to Creating a New Paradigm for Peak Prosperity
This group is dedicated to education and learning the most valuable things required to create a new paradigm of living for yourself (operating primarily outside of the current system of control and negative influence). Our true strengths are in our own ...
Group - ltnp - Jul 15 2013 - 2:34pm - 0 comments
- Another casual get together in the Portland Suburbs
I am having a casual get together this Saturday at 2 pm at my home in West Linn. Anyone interested is welcome. RSVP is appreciated but not required. We will discuss all things Peak and I will share my preparations, including solar hot water, ...
Event - mutschler - May 21 2013 - 5:26pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Water Updates - What Are You Experiencing With Water Levels in Your Location?
An article (Wells Dry, Fertile Plains Turn to Dust) from today's Daily Digest got me thinking more about the master resource and what others may be experiencing in their home states and what planning folks are doing to mitigate the risks ...
Discussion - jasonw - May 20 2013 - 7:40pm - 2 comments - 0 attachments