Earth911 Quiz #26: The Art of Land Restoration

Share this idea!

We have the opportunity to bring several billion acres of desertified and depleted land back to its natural state. Increasingly understood by agriculture scientists, low-cost natural permaculture practices that replicate pre-industrial grazing and water management techniques offer us a world-changing opportunity. Once restored, these lands can even support ranching and other forms of agriculture. Biodiversity for a Livable Climate offers a large library of climate restoration research, from which this quiz was developed.

If this quiz raises questions or presents ideas you’d like to talk about, start a conversation with the community in the Earth911.com Forum.

Making smart sustainable choices requires practice. Earth911’s weekly sustainability quiz helps you hone your ability to recognize earth-friendly products and services. Through your daily choices — from transportation mode to purchases to waste disposal — you can make a positive difference.

Feature image courtesy of Free-Photos on Pixabay

Editor’s note: This quiz was originally published on August 30, 2018.

You Might Also Like…
El Capitan at Yosemite National Park

Pitch in on National Public Lands Day, September 28

Volunteers will gather rakes, shovels, and trash bags to help …Earth911September 18, 2019

wetlands nature preserve with wooden path

Fighting Climate Change Through Wetlands Protection

February 2 is World Wetlands Day, and if an environmental …Gemma AlexanderJanuary 29, 2019

Evergreen canopy of temperate rainforest in Dorrigo national park

Photosynthesis Is One-Third of the Answer to Mitigating Climate Change

Twelve years: That’s all the time we have left before …Earth911December 13, 2018

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Scroll to Top
Malcare WordPress Security