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

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

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