How to handle water in the best way

Water; the most useful element .. maybe..

How can we handle in a respectful way with our water in our Food Forests?

"Every summer the US Central Plains go dry, leading farmers to tap into groundwater to irrigate sorghum, soy, cotton, wheat, and corn, and maintain large herds of cattle and hogs. As the heat rises, anxious irrigators gather to discuss whether and how they should adopt more stringent conservation measures.

They know that if they do not conserve, the Ogallala Aquifer, the source of their prosperity, will go dry. ..."

So we have to change our way of acting and our way of thinking

Water is an essential element on this planet. especially fresh, not salted, water.

Water buffering and protection is necessary. Because of the study of hydrology we now a lot about water and how to handle it. Food Forests have the capacity to buffer their own water by building up a sort of jungle. The natural jungle shows us to way to deal with drought.

Food Forests give the tools to protect and hold water on your location. It's an protection against the burning sun. It's useful to al sorts of specific plants, animals and insects.

Lets make paradise!

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