Knowledge Base


Design helps us to make best use of available resources and create a productive system that meets more of our needs.


The permaculture ethics give purpose to our work, and connect us with others.

Practical Solutions

Permaculture designers call on different techniques, technologies and approaches for each design challenge.


The principles are like a compass to guide the permaculture design process.

Resources - learn more!

Find articles, briefing sheets, books, influential blogs, and other resources for learning about permaculture.

Starting out in permaculture

Think about your own situation - and develop an action plan that is appropriate for you.

The Basics

Permaculture combines an ethical framework, close observation of how nature works, and a design approach.