Insulation Project at Quaker Settlement

Introduction Visitors to the Quaker Settlement always remark on the beautiful layout and design of the buildings and surrounding natural features. Eco-design features are prominent: all the dwellings face north and optimise passive solar heating from the sun; building footprints minimise water run-off by using green lawn and garden spaces...

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First Rain into the Dam

The dam project was finished late last year and was a way of mitigating a loss of water through our far valley re-afforestation project due to the building of a sub-division in our watershed.  The project was managed by Michael Payne and the WEST board, the developer and Wanganui District...

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