Continuing Eco-Education

Designing and installing edible garden for Fusebox, Oakland, CA
Designed an almost passive solar studio with rain water harvesting and native, deer and draught resistant landscaping
Designed and implemented xeriscaping conversion from resource-intensive turf, Tenderloin National Forest, San Francisco
Created vegetable arbor for theater lobby installation. Our Daily Bread, CounterPulse Theater, SF
Facilitated roof remodel, solar installation, green roof, green wall, rain water collection for garden irrigation
Converted lawn, weeds, and invasives to water-wise, native, deer-resistant flower garden
Converted ivy on slope to mostly native landscape with bioswales
Converted overgrown, underutilized, soil depleted garden to compost-enriched organic vegetable garden with  deer proof fencing  
Hosted sewing parties to reclaim cottage industry, bartering, & reconfiguring/re-cycled clothing and wearable art.

Community Service
2012-cur CSA community facilitator, Farmageddeon/Del Sur Farms/Ouroborous Aquaponics
2012-cur Residential Solar Installer, Grid Alternatives
2009-cur Home Energy Auditor, Acterra

Continuing Education
Sustainable Landscaping
Sustainable Interior Design
Solar Design and Installation
Solar installations with Grid Alternatives
Home energy auditor volunteer training for Spanish speakers Acterra's Green@Home
Graywater Installation, Laurel Allen
Home energy auditor volunteer training Acterra's Green@Home
LEED GA (Leadership in Energy Efficiency and Design Green Associate)
Higher Environmental Performance Standards, Benchmarking & Residential Solar Energy, Pacific Energy Center
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Laura Diamondstone