Biomimicry, an essential part of Permaculture

Janine Benyus: “9 Basic Principles of Biomimicrytable_branch_legs_permaculture_visions

  1. Nature runs on sunlight.

  2. Nature uses only the energy it needs.

  3. Nature fits form to function.

  4. Nature recycles everything.

  5. Nature rewards cooperation.

  6. Nature banks on diversity.

  7. Nature demands local expertise.

  8. Nature curbs excesses from within.

  9. Nature taps the power of limits.”