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Online Videos

These first three videos have inspired our journey to recreate forests from dry and degraded land. We hope you enjoy them too. Greening the Desert This video of the Greening the Desert site near the Dead Sea Valley in Jordan is the reason we took our Permaculture Design Certificate in Jordan. Which, incidentally, was the […]

Swale on contour

Swale on Contour Swale on contour (pictured left) between nitrogen fixing trees and date palms at the gently sloping Greening the Desert site in Jordan. The line of trees to the right of the photo marks another swale. Synonyms: banquette, berm and basin Category: Water management Swale on contour is used to control and capture […]

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