Green Practices

Course on the creation of a Green Roof (date to be scheduled)

An experts on Green Roofs and Green Practices will be visiting Slí na Bandé:


  • Making and installing a Green Roof
  • Design and create a Green Shelter with materials from the land
  • Starting the building of a pizza oven
  • Lecture on ecological water cleaning
  • Lecture on forest maintenance

The course will be run over 4 days and will cost €60 per day or €180 for all 4 days (price includes lunch)

Accommodation is available but not included in the course price. The course is limited to 10 people

The expert teaching the course is Raf Seghers from Belgium who had been running ecological practices for the last 20 years.

For more information about Green Roofs, please see Raf’s website –


Useful Links


Links for Water Cleaning (Dutch)

We nemen gewoonlijk minimaal 5% van het aangesloten dakoppervlak.. vb dakoppervlak 100 m² = regenwaterfilter minimaal 5 m²…
Filterdikte: 30 cm
vrije boord 30 cm
lava is het beste filtermateriaal..
plannetje in bijlage
en zo doen we dat…
( regenwater zuivering bij het permacultuurproject Yggdrasil in Vissenaken )

Facebook pagina over remineraliseren :

De BBC documentaire over het gebruik van mineralen ( basalt )


Frog Pond