Homes in the Shady Cove area are featured on the Rogue Valley Green and Solar Home Tour today.

Homes in the Shady Cove area are featured on the Rogue Valley Green and Solar Home Tour today.

Four to six houses will be toured, covering a wide range of technologies, including solar water heaters, photovoltaic cells, living green roofs, water-efficient design and straw-bale construction.

Participants can start the tour at 10 a.m. at the Crater Lake Highway Fred Meyer store in Medfird, at 10:30 a.m. at the Eagle Point Wal-Mart or at 11 a.m. at the Edgewater Inn in Shady Cove.

Tours take about six hours, and participants should bring lunch.

Cost is $10. To reserve a space, contact Suzanne Frey at 552-0598 or sfrey@mind.net.