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Soil & Water

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Additional Resources

Organizations & Websites

 

The Nature Conservancy. Groundwater: Our Most Valuable Hidden Resource.
https://www.nature.org/en-us/what-we-do/our-insights/perspectives/groundwater-most-valuable-resource/

 

Soil and Water Conservation Society

https://www.swcs.org/resources/news/

Teaching Resources

 

Introduction to Organic Lawns and Yards Plus a Checklist for an Eco-Friendly Property.

NOFA. By Sarah Little

http://www.organiclandcare.net/sites/default/files/2016iolyfinalsingle_page_opt.pdf

Articles

Rethink Soil: A Roadmap to Soil Health

https://www.nature.org/en-us/what-we-do/our-insights/perspectives/rethinking-soil-reinvesting-in-our-foundations/

Books

Entangled Life by Merlin Sheldrake

Finding The Mother Tree by Suzanne Simard

Ohlson, Kristin.  The Soil Will Save Us. Rodale. 2014.

Sheldrake, Merlin. Entangled Life. Random House. 2020.

Taylor, Jane.  Plants for Dry Gardens. Francis Lincoln Limited. 1998.

Tree, Isabella. Wilding. Picador. 2018.

Kimmerer, Robin Wall.  Braiding Sweetgrass. Milkweed Editions. 2013.

Brown, Gabe.  Dirt to Soil.  Chelsea Green Publishing. 2018.

Gershuny, Grace.  Start with the Soil.  St. Martin’s Press. 1996.