The following links may be of interest to those who want to know more.
Some other Canadian builds
Rumours from reliable resources lead us to believe that there are over 50 Earthships in Canada. Here's links to a few that have websites we found (some active & some complete) 

British Columbia

Darfield Earthship build is still in progress - just moved in December of 2012. Check them out:

100 Mile house - completed in Summer 2011, check it out at the Earthship Biotecture page:


Chronicles by a family on the Chertsey, Quebec Earthship Build:


The Potter's Earthship close to Ottawa is heralded as the first Canadian Earthship (and the first video that inspired us it could be done in Canada).

The Wind Chasers story by a family who built in Ontario:

The Collingwood Earthship is slated to start up in 2013:

Informational websites

Earthship Biotecture home webpage. We are purchasing the plans and consulting with the architect Michael Reynolds.

This is the best website we've found yet from a documentation perspective (of a Taos build that started in 2011):

Canada Earthship Network hosted by Earthship Biotecture. This page provides links to similar projects in Canada.

Images from Earthship Biotecture:


Making on Earthships mainstream: Architects take ideas from green homes composed of recycled tires.