SEEDS is a small sustainable community where we will grow much of our own food, live in energy-efficient homes with rainwater catchment systems, and generate our own renewable energy.
S.E.E.D.S., the Saltspring Ecovillage Education and Development Society, is a non-profit society registered in BC. It is the umbrella organization assisting the development of an ecovillage on Salt Spring.
Benefiting the Salt Spring Community
The project will demonstrate solutions to identified needs on Salt Spring for:
* Improved water stewardship
* More local organic food
* Decreased reliance on automobiles
* Increased energy-efficiency
* Community housing
* Local ‘green’ employment
* Sustainable technology
* nvironmental education