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Ethan Roland
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Stone Ridge, NY, United States
Climate Zone:
Cold Temperate

My Projects

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Gaia University Northeast

Gaia University Northeast

Stone Ridge, US

Terra Genesis International

Terra Genesis International

Stone Ridge, US


(projects i'm following)

Finger Lakes Permaculture Institute The Panya Project Afristar Permaculture Research Institute Chile Pinnacle Creek Farms Starting & Staying Small Miracle Farms
Andrea Montini Chief Phillip 'Cloudpiler' Landis Daniel Bovalino Darren J.  Doherty Evans Owuor Odula Geoff Lawton Grifen Hope Ithatiane Antunes Janell Kapoor Javiera Carrion Jesse Lemieux John Stollmeyer Juliano Riciardi Kirsten Bradley Lindsay Dozoretz Liora Adler Lorraine Ciarallo Nick Huggins Soozi van der Linde Teresa Ferreira Ávila Dominot Vanessa Monge Augusto Fernandes Warren Brush
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About Ethan Roland

Ethan is an international permaculture designer, teacher, and eco-social entrepreneur based in the Hudson River Valley of New York, USA. He studies and practices regenerative design in all corners of the world, from the wild apple forests of Kazakhstan to the tropical monsoon ecosystems of Thailand. Ethan builds resilience for local and global communities through the design firm AppleSeed Permaculture, organizes the Carbon Farming Course, and is redesigning the field of higher education through Gaia Northeast - The University for World Changers. He holds an M.S. in Eco-Social Design from Gaia University, and blogs his research on financial permaculture, ecosystem investing, and carbon farming at


Regenerative Enterprise

Earlier this year Gregory Landua and I finished a new book on Regenerative Enterprise - Optimizing for Multi-Capital Abundance

Posted about 6 years ago (1 comments)

Permaculture Orchard Renovation

Transforming a derelict orchard - a complete design by 2010 AppleSeed Permaculture Interns.

Posted over 8 years ago (4 comments)

2011 AppleSeed Permaculture Internships

Eco-social training for positive systemic world-change. Full details:

Posted over 8 years ago (0 comments)

Sustainable Suburbia Workshop this weekend!

Edible Landscaping, Organic Lawns, Design for Beauty and Diversity!

Posted almost 9 years ago (0 comments)

Eco-Social Entrepreneurship

In order to kick-start permaculture businesses that focus on ecological and social world-change, I've been applying for 'Social Entrepreneurship' Fellowships.

Posted almost 9 years ago (8 comments)
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Consultant Aid worker Pdc teacher
My Permaculture Qualifications
Other course verified
M.S. Eco-Social Design
Type: Gaia University
Teacher: Andrew Langford
Location: Gaia University International, TN, USA
Date: Sep 2007
Other course verified
Teaching Permaculture Creatively
Type: Teacher Training
Teacher: Dave Jacke
Location: Teaching Permaculture Creatively - NH, USA
Date: Mar 2007
6 PDC Graduates (list)
0 PRI PDC Graduates (list)
1 Other Course Graduates (list)
have acknowledged being taught by Ethan Roland
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Climate Zones
Ethan Roland has permaculture experience in:
Cold Temperate
Cool Temperate
Warm Temperate
Wet/Dry Tropical
Wet Tropical
Dry Tropical

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