Here is an example of a Latrine for the Sick at the National Gathering in Pennsylvania 1999. Latrines made with a post hole digger and a bucket with a lid are very clean, comfortable, smell great and are very good for older peole with bad knees. Sometime toilet lids can be obtained from an Army Surplus or K-Mart store for less than $5.00.
|1. Hand Wash Available.|
|2. Toilet Paper in a Waterproof Container.|
|3. Lime available to put on the payload.|
|4. Diaper Pail with a lid.|
|5. Feminine Products Available in a Water Proof Container.|
|6. Some type of "In Use" Warning System.|
|7. Modesty Blinds or Tarps.|
|8. Trench is clean and appropriate.|
|9. The Site is well Maintained.|
|10. Is it Easy to Find?|
1. Latrines will be judged throughout the Gathering and the Judges will make a final decision the last Saturday of a Gathering. Prizes will be awarded at the sunset heartfire.
2. Prizes will go to the Kitchen or Individual that did the work.
3. Prizes will be awarded at Main Circle the Last Saturday Night.
Name of Sanitary Engineer_____________________________________________
Name of Kitchen__________________ ___________________________________
Please Draw us a map to your Latrine.