SAVE A LANDFILL... BUILD AN EARTHSHIP!

These amazing structures are truly unique in their own right.

We invite you to be inspired by our history making adventure...


JOIN THE EARTHSHIP MOVEMENT!!

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Want to learn how an

Earthship is built?

Come and join in, get

your hands dirty, and

contribute to a history-

making Tucson event:


Hands-on
learning and fun

Workshops

Internships

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a r i z o n a

E A R T H S H I P

A COMMUNITY EVENT

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Beginning

January 2009













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grand finale

OPEN HOUSE


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Water, Water Everywhere: PEX Plumbing

  Earthships are constructed of mostly recycled materials like

           automobile tires, glass bottles and aluminum soda cans.


Earthships catch water from the sky and re-use it up to four

times to flush toilets and feed indoor gardens and outdoor

landscaping.


Water is heated by solar or natural gas sources, but public water
sources can be tapped for backup and for potable drinking water.


Earthships contain and treat all household sewage in indoor and outdoor botanical cells that feed food gardens and outdoor landscaping.


Earthship toilets flush with filtered grey water.


Indoor “wetlands” provide balanced humidity and a constant supply

of fresh air.


Electricity can be produced naturally from solar and wind, or combined with other sources such as gas-powered generators or public-grid provided power.


Earthships use the sun and thermal mass construction to maintain
comfortable temperatures year-round in any climate.


      — Information obtained from Earthship Biotecture

It all starts here  

 

Some goes up

Some goes down

It all meets in the middle

Blue and white for Cold

Red and copper for Hot

We all know what black is for

Radiant heat starts here

 

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See your recycling efforts in action!

Please help us out by donating

*UNCRUSHED BEVERAGE CANS*

(we have all of glass bottles needed)

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Contact us and we will make

arrangements to pick up

your recyclable donations.

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DONATE YOUR RECYCLABLES!

For more information, contact James Wilson


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