Educational

Digging Deep – World Day to Combat Desertification & Drought

Desertification: the process by which fertile land becomes desert, typically as a result of drought, deforestation, or inappropriate agriculture. Drought: a drought is a period of time when an area or region experiences below-normal precipitation. The lack of adequate precipitation, either rain or snow, can cause reduced soil moisture or groundwater, diminished stream flow, crop …

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Biodiversity Break Downs & Break Throughs with Carbon Positive Australia

Biodiversity is the needle that threads us all together and is a reminder that we are very much connected to nature. It includes and affects every living thing on our planet, from a tiny sandalwood seed to the tallest Eucalyptus regnans; from the smallest Pygmy Possum to the largest Red Kangaroo; from you to me. …

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The Art & Science of Restoration

Since 2001, Carbon Positive Australia has collaborated in the revegetation of over 5,000 hectares of degraded land. Our restoration projects are all individual, with each site needing a slightly different approach depending on where it is situated, the diversity of native plant species, and the rainfall expectations.  “It takes a little bit of art and …

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