Australian Landcare International shared a post.
2 weeks ago
"As climate change accelerates, #forestfires will become more severe. This is 1 reason why we cannot rely on tree planting to mitigate climate change; we need rapid adoption of low-carbon energy alongside #naturebasedsolutions for adaptation & mitigation".
Planting the right trees in the right places it’s crucial, but it’s not the only solution.
#naturebasesolutions #landrestoration #bushfires #reducingcarbonemissions #evergreeningtheearth
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3 weeks ago
Nice feature article on our Board member Dr Dennis Garrity who was the keynote speaker at the National Landcare Conference and Awards conference in Uganda in November. Dennis had a chat with Ahumuza Muhumuza about how regreening can transform Uganda and the African continent into beacons for reversing the negative effects of climate change and land degradation, making barren areas fertile again. alci.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/Dr-Dennis-Garrity-interview.pdf ... See MoreSee Less