Folder Green Rebuild - Wine Country

Green Rebuild - Wine Country

Collaborative effort to make information available to those involved in Greening the Rebuilding of Wine Country after the fires of 2017.


ARTICLE - Five Steps to Rebuilding Wildfire-Ravaged Communities by Larry Bernstein

California's recent bout of fires has many wondering how to build with resiliency in mind.

ARTICLE - How to Afford an Architect

by Duo Dickinson, Fine Homebuilding.com, Issue 195

ARTICLE -The key to tackling climate change: electrify everything Popular

Article by David Roberts from Vox.com, dated October 27, 2017

ARTICLE- Rebuild or rethink: Fire destruction offers opportunity in Santa Rosa

San Francisco Chronicle, by Lizzie Johnson and Kevin Fagen, dated October 29, 2017

EDITORIAL - Rebuild Santa Rosa the right way Popular

San Francisco Chronicle, October 26, 2017, San Francisco Chronicle Editorial Board

Link to interview on free plans for affordable homes to fire victims

Arkin-Tilt Architects make free home plans available to fire victims.

Straw Bale Testing Program - Fire Test Reports

Ecological Building Network collection of test reports for straw bale wall systems - INCLUDING 1-Hour Fire Resistance of Non-Loading Bearing Wall w/ Earth Plaster, and 2-Hour Fire Resistance of a Non-Loadbearing Wall w/ Cement Plaster. Video included