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Sustaining land resources

T. R. E. Thompson

Sustaining land resources

the role of soil information in planning the sustainable use ofland resources

by T. R. E. Thompson

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Published by Soil Survey and Land Research Centre, Cranfield University in Silsoe .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementE. C. Peccol.
SeriesSoil survey research report -- no.2
ContributionsPeccol, E. C., Soil Survey and Land Research Centre.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15203546M
ISBN 101871651158

Common land resources, livelihood and sustaining the rural poor in India, a geographical analysis Article (PDF Available) January with Reads How we measure 'reads'. As the world’s population becomes more affluent (and numerous) our collective levels of consumption rise, putting ever greater pressures on land and making planning and managing its use increasingly complex. Professor Tim Benton walks us through the land-based interconnections between resources, and the challenges we face in ensuring the multiple uses .

Sustaining Life How Human Health Depends on Biodiversity Edited by Eric Chivian and Aaron Bernstein. First book to cover the full scope of human health impacts from a loss of biodiversity; Examines how the microbial world must be included in discussions about ecosystems; Reviews the most recent literature in the field, with more than in. If you want to develop your land for food production, the following infographic shows just how much land is needed to be self sufficient, including generating all the solar energy you need to run your home. According to this image, you need a mere 2 acres! But I think their estimates for crops are actually too high.

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