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TEDxAms2010 - 11. Peter Westerveld - Re-greening the deserts by Mind Map: TEDxAms2010 
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Re-greening the deserts
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TEDxAms2010 - 11. Peter Westerveld - Re-greening the deserts

Peter Westerveld

artist

conservationist

born in Tanzania

initiated the restoration and renewed use of desert areas

more information

Naga Foundation

Westerveld Conservation Trust

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born in africa

father

tropical agricultural consultant

more deforrest more succes in agriculture

africans need forrest for live

rainforrest

struck amount

plants

birds

insects

disappeared for roads, that is development, this is wrong, herculean taste

climate

last 6 months

floodings

landslides

vulcan

result

hectares damanged

lives lost

desertificaton grows

what

calc volume in years lost of vegations per year

apply a formula to restore nature

video

create a system, a cycle

storing water, water stored on top of land above

create trenches

create stone walls

to influence the water streams

applications, one is able to provide drinkwater with some rain, for catle, create drinking water for people, no pumps, cattle, good for sausages

water rich soil, undercurrent of water, good for vegetation, water keeps cycling

Reversing desertification

Reforestation

kilomanjaro

devaporation

incontinent mountain, loads of water

mali

see video

food, energy, water supply

before 1 harvest period

due to trenches, 4 harvest periods per year, solve food problems

kenia

councellor

1st time out of africa

its true

not just a video or idea, see completed projects on website

positive change

implement idea

turn dessert in land

lifestock

tree

plants

work together

bring back Kilimanjaro

snow falls on stage?

digging canals to solve problems