John from http://www.growingyourgreens.com/ gives you a tour of the Ecology Center that teaches sustainable living to urban dwellers. In this episode, you will learn about the Ecology Center located in San Juan Capistrano, California and see some of the areas of the center. You will learn 2 ways to grow food at home, how to save your rain water to water your garden, how to save greywater to water your trees and shrubs, about food miles and how far food has to travel, how to construct a raised bed garden and protect it from gophers, how to construct a raised bed planter that can be placed on a patio or deck, how to use water and steel drums to grow food, learn about bio swales, how you can use lemons for cleaning, beeswax instead of saran wrap and so much more! After watching this episode, you will have a good checklist of things you can do today to start living a more sustainable life no matter where you live.
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