tabletop batch materials
Sunflowers
A micro-hydro intake and penstock temporarily divert a portion of the water flow and carry it to the location of the turbine.
Amy's Organic Garden owner Amy Hicks tends plants in geothermal greenhouse
solar-powered livestock watering system
Uptown Butte, Courtesy Montana Department of CommerceCourtesy Montana Department of Commerce

Resilient Butte: Beijing to Butte, Montana 

A hundred years ago, at the height of a copper mining boom, Butte was the largest city between Chicago and the West. After most of the mines shut down, Butte’s population plummeted to only a fraction. Now, the community is growing again after decades of environmental restoration. Butte’s future will be shaped by opportunities and challenges related to climate change.