Articles about vegetation

The Timber Mafia in Pakistan

  There is no question that the people of Pakistan are victims of the recent monsoon floods. However, there is an evolving logic that suggests that the increasing frequency and scope of these “disasters” are “not acts of God any … Continue reading

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Reforestation WITHOUT Irrigation

  This article comes from Professor Van Cotthem’s Desertification blog (always to the right of these posts). I select it because of my experience in Burkina Faso years ago. The northern part of the country has been in declining quality … Continue reading

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Russia’s Ancient Forests: Keeping Carbon Underground

  There is a weekly, Wednesday WashingtonPost supplement entitled: Russia Now – produced and published by Russia Beyond the Headlines, an international project of the leading Russian daily “Rossiyskaya Gazeta” (www.rg.ru). Since 2007, Russia Beyond the Headlines has published supplements … Continue reading

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