Central America

Bottle Walls and the sun in Belize

Can & Bottle Walls A can wall is a wall constructed from recycled aluminum cans, which are not a common building source. The cans can be laid in concrete, similar to bricks to make all kinds of…

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Los Técnicos Chixot Education Center

The purpose of the Los Técnicos Chixot Education Center is to provide Comalapan youth with marketable skills that will enable them to be responsible citizens and entrepreneurs.  Educational…

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Not In Your Guidebook: Earthship Lands Besides Lubaantun Maya Site in Southern Belize

from sanpedroscoop.com Last weekend, on the very last day of the weekend long Belize Chocolate Festival, we took a shuttle bus down the mile long path to the Lubaantun Maya Site …

The post Not…

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Building Belize’s First Earthship Alongside the Mayan Ruins

Phil Moore | Monday, 15th October 2012 | from permaculture.co.uk Belize’s first Earthship lies within sight of the Maya ruins of Lubaantun in the south of the country, creating a…

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The Earthship and MMRF

This post is about two projects in Belize we visited. Both are farms in the jungle, designed to be ecological,  their systems can support the symbiosis of species, generate less and recycle more…

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Report from the Belize Earthship Retrofit Project

by MJB

Hey all,
(Pictures courtesy of Nick Corniea)

Here’s the latest update from the Rumble in the Jungle.  You’ll see our workforce, 7 Mayan Machines 18-61 yo. (Raul, Dick, Sessario, Benito,…

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