By Jagdish Chander Dagar,Paramjit Minhas

Land degradation as a result of salinity and waterlogging is an international challenge afflicting approximately one thousand million hectares and endangering the nutrition protection of no less than seventy five nations. because the social, fiscal and environmental expenditures of on and/off-farm reclamation recommendations are excessive, agroforestry is now rising as a possible device, not just for arresting salinity and waterlogging, but additionally for different environmental prone like mitigating weather switch, sequestering carbon and restoring biodiversity. This e-book addresses the very important matters, rules and practices on the topic of rehabilitation utilizing agroforestry and contains many site-specific case stories from some of the world’s common catchments. Written by means of top researchers, the publication is a needs to, not just for scientists whose study pursuits lie in soil salinity, waterlogging and poor-quality waters, but additionally coverage makers, environmentalists, scholars, and educationists alike. extra importantly, it contributes to reversing the salinity tendencies and making sure the livelihoods of resource-poor farming households dwelling in those harsh agro-ecosystems.

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