TREES ARE IN PERFECT BALANCE..
THEY DO NOT HAVE TO MOVE.
ALL THEIR RESOURCES COME.
THEY PRODUCE MORE THAN THEY
HUMANS BENEFIT FROM EMULATING
A TREE GAVE LEE THE ENVELOPE WHICH
LED TO EKOSE'A HOMES.
WHICH LED TO DOLPHIN ENCOUNTERS
WHICH NOW BRING US
EKOTECTURE... THE WAY ALL BUILDINGS
OF FUTURE WILL BE CREATED... A
IN BUILDING INDUSTRY UNDERWAY,
Oh, to be
a lovely tree.
That is how I picture Lee.
designs to free
you and me
and all who Be.
to which Lee tied me,
gave its life
So we might see
Brookhaven National Laboratories
United States Department of Energy
Report on Lee's Ekose'a Homes
Mastin Home in Newport, Rhode Island
Ekotecture: presented at and published by
The First International Conference on
Sustainable Construction, November 1994
University of Florida, Tampa, Florida
edited by Charles Kibert
Lee Porter Butler 1995 Turtle Dove
Farm, Jupiter, Florida
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