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Energy-efficient and environmental landscaping

cut your utility bills by up to 30 percent and create a natural, healthy yard

by Anne Simon Moffat

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Published by Appropriate Solutions Press in South Newfane, Vt .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Landscape architecture and energy conservation.,
  • Gardens -- Design.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-224) and index.

    Other titlesGreen living.
    StatementAnne Simon Moffat, Marc Schiler, and the staff of Green living ; [illustrations by Diane Zampino and Diane Divenere].
    ContributionsSchiler, Marc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB475.9.E53 M628 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination230 p. :
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1440789M
    ISBN 100963878409
    LC Control Number93072535
    OCLC/WorldCa30397556

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    Environmental science is all about finding ways to live more sustainably, which means using resources today in a way that maintains their supplies for the future. Environmental sustainability doesn’t mean living without luxuries but rather being aware of your resource consumption and reducing unnecessary waste. Reduce household energy use. The management and staff of Pomegranate Wellness Spa Hotel are committed to the preservation of our environment. Recognizing the responsibility we have both locally and globally, we develop a number of initiatives to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle wherever possible – from energy-efficient lighting, to water conservation systems, naturalized landscaping and an extensive recycling program, to name.


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