David Holmgren is best known as the co-originator, with Bill Mollison, of the permaculture concept. In this presentation shortly after Hurricane Katrina, Holmgren discusses the history of permaculture and how it relates to peak oil.
The little known environmental catastrophe of excessive groundwater pumping is drying up rivers, lakes and streams and devastating the surrounding environs and sensitive habitats. Audio recorded and provided by the LA Sound Posse.
HOW DO WE DIG OUT OF OUR ENERGY HOLE? It took about fifty years for America to dig ourselves into the energy
hole we are now in. Mr. Simmons will detail the history of these many
mistakes, explain the magnitude and consequences of being in such a deep
hole and set out the many steps needed to begin digging ourselves out.