Articles about vegetation

Is It Possible to Place "Value" on a Forest?

  There is a saying: You can’t see the forest through the trees. When we think of forests, I would suggest that a very specific image often appears. There are the Giant Redwood Forests of California; or the Amazon and … Continue reading

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Great Green Wall Project Nigeria: Successful Logistics – Successful Outcome?

  WEP/Women Environmental Programme, a Nigerian NGO GET’S IT! However, they only get part of the story. In a recent Desertification Blog entry: No Green Wall Without Small-Scale Gardens for Women, Dr. Van Cotthem adds another important element to the … Continue reading

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Land Resources of Africa

  Since the last post was looking specifically at the rush to sell land in Africa, I noticed that there is an interesting link to the right (Encyclopedia of Earth) that provides a very good – and comprehensive – overview … Continue reading

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