8698Re: Soil - regenerative power of nature.
- Jan 13, 2009-
> There may be some exceptions (eg areas with extreme weather patterns?)This is true only in moist areas....
> but if we can leave despoiled land to it's own devices, will it not
> regenerate itself? (though intervention may be necessary to stop
> pollutants leaching into water courses).
Fragile habitats such as arctic tundra and desert conditions seem to
have two stable states with dramatically lowered production once
disturbed, there are some groups that claim to be able to restore
atleast the deserts in these situations ... EcoResults! and Allan
Savory of HOlistic Managment are the references for this work.
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