Erosion News

A plan to save the Mekong Delta

This is the final installment of an in-depth, four-part series exploring threats facing the Mekong Delta and how they might be addressed. Read the first, second and third installments. "I think…

Destruction of wetlands worsens global warming

Destruction of wetlands worsens global warming Destruction of wetlands worsens global warming mongabay.com July 20, 2008 Destruction of wetland ecosystems will generate massive greenhouse gas emissions in coming years, warn…

Soil erosion: the future of Easter Island

The future of Easter Island The future of Easter Island Pablo García-Chevesich, Forest Engineer, M. Sc., and Ph. D (s) mongabay.com February 25, 2008 "Failures are divided into two classes:…

Rising Population puts strain on Soil

Rising Population puts strain on Soil Rising Population puts strain on Soil By Joshua S Hill mongabay.com August 30, 2007 Soil degradation and vegetation loss may accelerate global warming, warned…