The San Diego Sustainable Living Institute offers hands-on training
to guide San Diego into an abundant green future: one home, one neighborhood, one community at a time.
Courses & Workshops
Hands-on Rainwater and Greywater Harvesting Workshop This full day workshop will teach you how to create simple, affordable, effective water conservation strategies. Did you know that 65-75% of our residential water use is in our landscapes. By rerouting onsite water to our landscapes we can drastically reduce water consumption throughout San Diego!
Permaculture Design Course- Fall 2016 Full 12 Day Certificate Course
Sept. 17-18, 24-25 Oct. 15-16, 22-23 November 12-13, 19-20
Class Meets Throughout San Diego County
“Life Changer!” That is what we often hear from the folks that come through our 12 day, weekend based Permaculture Design Course. This high value course transforms people into ecological citizens and provides them...
Flow: Water Harvesting and Garden Bike Tour
Join us for a fun and informative foray around University Heights, Normal Heights, and Talmadge/Kensington to meet with homeowners who have installed rainwater harvesting or greywater systems in their homes, and have abundant food producing and/or native landscapes. This is a great way to see how easy it is to be a part of the...
In the News
News 8 discusses the San Diego City Council's decision to lower permit requirements for greywater systems. Read the story here.