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a school of sustainable agriculture modeled on observations of how natural ecosystems work. It is founded on three principles: care of ecosystems, care of people, and closing cycles so that waste is r…
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materials and products used for the construction and repair of buildings. For questions about building as a process use the [construction] tag
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multicellular organism of the kingdom Plantae, such as trees, bushes, herbs, ferns and mosses. For questions about growing, keeping, or using plants in a sustainable way or to improve the sustainabili…
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Sustainable sources of and use of light, whether natural or artificial.
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specific to living in a city.
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Specifically, non-human animals. Covers questions on livestock, wildlife, and pets.
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pest management or control refers to the active control of (the numbers of) a species that is regarded as a pest. Pests can be [plants], [insects] or other [animals] and are usually unwanted because o…
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The United States of America, a country on the North American continent between Canada and Mexico. Use this tag for questions that are specific for the USA and not applicable to other countries.
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For questions about growing fish or other aquatic animals and plants together in one integrated system. The fish wastes provide nutrients for the plants and the plants filter the water. Additionally b…
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preparing food by use of heat.
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Making compost with the use of worms
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reduce the rate of heat transfer. Can be used for buildings, people (e.g. clothing) or other applications where it is desirable to maintain a higher or l…
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The use of sunlight to generate heat, usually in water. Heated water can be used directly or it can drive a turbine to generate electricity. For questions on generating electricity using semiconductor…
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process of capture and storage of atmospheric carbon dioxide
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the process of reducing or removing carbon dioxide (from energy sources). For questions specifically about [carbon-offsetting] please use that tag. For questions about [carbon-sequestration] use that …
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the process of building something For questions specifically about the used materials use the [building-materials] tag.
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Questions about consumption and utilization of edible parts of animals.
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for questions about the sustainability and impact of day-to-day living activities.
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Chemical toxicants include *inorganic substances* such as lead, mercury, hydrofluoric acid, and chlorine gas, and *organic compounds* such as methyl alcohol, most medications, and poisons for living t…
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the study and practice of reducing IT's environmental impact as well as using IT as a tool for improving sustainability in other areas (usually in the context of a business).
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