Contributor biographical information for Econest : creating sustainable sanctuaries of clay, straw, and timber / Paula Baker-Laporte and Robert Laporte ; foreword by Robyn Griggs Lawrence.

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Paula Baker-Laporte, A.I.A., graduated from the University of Toronto, School of Architecture in 1978. She has been active in a wide-ranging residential architectural practice based in Santa Fe, New Mexico, since 1986. She is a member of the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards and is a certified Baubiologist. Since 1992, Paula has dedicated her practice to the precepts of environmentally sound and health-enhancing architecture. Her previous books include Prescriptions for a Healthy House, and she is a contributing author to A People's Ecology: Explorations in Sustainable Living edited by Gregory Cajete, The Healthy House, and The Art of Natural Building.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Ecological houses.
Earth houses.
Straw bale houses.
Sustainable buildings.
Appropriate technology.
Wooden-frame houses.