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Trees For Rehabilitation (Landcare Reafforestation)

Develop a practical understanding of how trees can be used to stabilize degrading soils and improve land quality, usefulness and property value. This course has great value for all sorts of land managers and developers, from farmers to managers of public land and nature reserves. Horticulturists, agriculturists, foresters, etc can all benefit from this. This extensive course offers more than 100 hours of e- learning and is devided into 10 lessons:     1. Understanding Plant Health     2. Soils and Ecology     3. Basic Seed Propagation Techniques     4. Nursery Management     5. Propagation of Eucalypts and Acacias     6. Plant Care During Establishment     7. Plant Establishment Methods     8. Dealing with Erosion     9. Dealing with Chemical Degradation (Salinity, pesticides,           industrial waste, fertility decline, etc).   10. Dealing with Structural Problems (Waterlogging, organic          content, etc). Each lesson culminates in an assignment which is submitted to the school, marked by the school's tutors and returned to you with any relevant suggestions, comments, and if necessary, extra reading.
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Forests; Biodiversity; Awareness raising; Ecology; Land management


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