Three standard shipping containers are modified to create a classroom and dormitory complex. The lower level accommodates seminars and small lectures. The middle and top levels provide living quarters for interns and includes a small kitchenette and rooftop garden area. A windmill contributes power for the unit, supplemented by the on-site solar farm.
This cut-away view shows the classroom, upstairs quarters, and kitchen.
Internships are approximately one month long and entail teaching responsibilites, as well as maintenance duties.
View of the outside with tube planter and picnic table
View from the top showing roof garden and seating area
ELSEE is sponsored by the California Native Garden Foundation (CNGF).