Building a home with the intent of reaching a net zero energy balance and low environmental impact as much as possible in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Thursday, July 3, 2014
We have bees! In our backyard! Yay!
Shelaine Sparrow from Living Ecology discovered this little bee hive (in the ground) while she was working in our yard! I was surprised to learn they actually nest underground! So, we've put some some pavers to protect this little hive of activity!
Shelaine is helping us this year get more done in our permaculture landscape. When you're overwhelmed, you need to call in professionals!
And in related news, we're happy the City is doing this pilot: