Day: April 13, 2013

Sustainable management of dry forests (Google / UN News Centre)


Originally posted on DESERTIFICATION:
Read at : Google Alerts – desertification http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=44640&Cr=forests&Cr1=#.UWkDx4IgBn4 FORESTS: Participants at UN forum call for sustainable management of dry forests Forest landscapes in drylands – known as dry forests – play a crucial role in tackling global challenges such as poverty and climate change and must…

Pastoralism | Full text | Rapid change of strategy is necessary for development of dromedary camel pastoralism in the Cholistan desert of Pakistan


See on Scoop.it – Sustainable Livestock Agenda SLA The Cholistan desert is part of the ancient Hakra River civilization, one of the oldest of the Aryan settlers in the Indian subcontinent. Raziq‘s insight: Pastoralism is very eco friendly way of livestock production. Unfortunately such system is under threats, all are […]