[permaculture] if there were a benefit to deforestation...

Tripp Tibbetts slowfoodguy at yahoo.com
Wed Jan 6 19:43:02 EST 2010


There isn't, but this is pretty cool.
 
"The discoveries have demolished ideas that soils in the upper Amazon were too poor to support extensive agriculture..."
 
Or maybe not.  The soils may have indeed been too poor for agriculture, but maybe not for indigenous agroforestry systems.
 
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2010/jan/05/amazon-dorado-satellite-discovery
 
Cheers!



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