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Lydia L. Silva, M.Ed.

Lydia is a certified Permaculture Designer and Adjunct Faculty member at Umass Dartmouth, Suffolk University, Umass Amherst and Boston Architectural College. She has practiced permaculture in Japan and Portugal and she is now makes her home in the beautiful Farm Coast in Westport, MA. Lydia lives on a 2 acre homestead and permaculture demonstration site where she strives to build community resilience and re-invent a place-based food system.