Baseline, altered and chaotic states in permaculture

The point of observing and documenting our baseline, altered, and chaotic states in the natural, social and individual realms is to both be able to plan for them and know when and how to intervene, if possible. How a design interacts with the rest of the world is just as important as how the design functions within itself; therefore bringing our attention to different states within and outside of our design in all the quadrants can truly help us achieve permanence.

Read the rest of this article, part of a series exploring integral permaculture with Milton Dixon at Permaculture Productions.