How Can We Prevent or Reverse Desertification and Save Lands from Desert Encroachment?
MAY 23, 2019
Around 12 million trees were planted in Senegal alone and positive effects on soils are already visible in Nigeria, Ethiopia, Niger and Burkina Faso . According to the data collected by the China’s forestry administration office, that has been monitoring land cover changes in the country, between 1999 and 2014, areas covered in deserts have decreased . As other natural ecosystems, deserts have their own dynamics independent of human activities.