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Desert or Paradise - Restoring Endangered Landscapes Using Water Management, Including Lake and Pond Construction

£10.99

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Desert or Paradise is a practical guide to restoring damaged, unproductive land by constructing or restoring lakes and ponds to support abundant edible landscapes.This book will explain why natural water management is at the centre of any earth restoration; how to design water retention areas that produce 'living' water; show you how to prevent and reverse desertification; how to prevent floods and soil erosion; dam building; growing and harvesting fish; creating economic as well as biological diversity and much more. These restored landscapes therefore can create both agricultural and horticultural yields as well as habitats that team with wildlife. This is whole-systems landscape design at its very best with many proven case studies. Overall in good condition, can see no signs of any wear.

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Author(s):
Holzer, Sepp
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
15.5 by 23.5
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1856231097
ISBN-13:
9781856231091
Number of pages:
200
Publisher:
Permanent Publications
Title:
Desert or Paradise - Restoring Endangered Landscapes Using Water Management, Including Lake and Pond Construction

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Desert or Paradise is a practical guide to restoring damaged, unproductive land by constructing or restoring lakes and ponds to support abundant edible landscapes.This book will explain why natural water management is at the centre of any earth restoration; how to design water retention areas that produce 'living' water; show you how to prevent and reverse desertification; how to prevent floods and soil erosion; dam building; growing and harvesting fish; creating economic as well as biological diversity and much more. These restored landscapes therefore can create both agricultural and horticultural yields as well as habitats that team with wildlife. This is whole-systems landscape design at its very best with many proven case studies. Overall in good condition, can see no signs of any wear.

Author(s):
Holzer, Sepp
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
15.5 by 23.5
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1856231097
ISBN-13:
9781856231091
Number of pages:
200
Publisher:
Permanent Publications
Title:
Desert or Paradise - Restoring Endangered Landscapes Using Water Management, Including Lake and Pond Construction

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