Links

Transition Town Sites

Transition Towns in NZ
Transition Towns in the UK
TT Hutt City Wiki
Transition Towns Otaki
New Zealand Transition Towns Google Group
Transition Culture
Transition Towns Handbook
Dynamic Cities Project

Skills Share

Just for the love of it – Skill sharing website

Overpopulation

Peak Oil, Carrying Capacity and Overshoot: Population, the Elephant in the Room
Richard Heinberg’s Website
Wolf at the Door – A beginner’s guide to Peak Oil
The Oil Drum
ASPO peak oil presentations

Building & Housing

Small house society

Sustainability

Sustainability – Government Initiative
Sustainable Living

Food, Gardening & Permaculture

Permaculture Design Course in the Horowhenua
Biodynamic Farming Association
Bestgardening.com – Organic Gardneing

Organic Pathways
Koanga Gardens
Permaculture in NZ
http://www.homegrown.org/

Health & Wellbeing

Cosmetic database

Business & Livelihood

Living Economies

Transport

Kapiti Cycling Incorporated
Re-Cycled Bike trailer

The Environment

Kapiti Coast Freecycle
The breathing earth

Knowledge

Celsius – People making Small Changes
Be the Change

Food Forests

The bible for temperate forest gardening:
http://www.edibleforestgardens.com/about_book

Nice introduction to forest gardens by Mother Earth News:
http://www.motherearthnews.com/Homesteading-and-Self-Reliance/2007-08-01/Plant-Edible-Forest-Garden-Permaculture.aspx

A more thorough introduction to forest gardening:
http://www.edibleforestgardens.com/about_gardening

An excerpt from the book the above information was adapted from, but with a nice table of example plants and additional information:
http://www.nofa.org/tnf/sp02/supplement/edible.php

Wikipedia on forest gardening:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forest_gardening

Agroforestry Research Trust in England:
http://www.agroforestry.co.uk

Plants for a Future database, an incredible, highly detailed, massive database of useful plants for forest gardens around the world:
http://www.pfaf.org

North American Native Plant Society:
http://www.nanps.org

Another great site from www.webpagebuilder.co.nz