Monday, June 25, 2007
Boodja Noytch - meaning 'dead earth' in local Nyungar lingo
This is the consequence of too much land clearing for wheat and sheep farming. The salt rises as the trees are no longer there to fix the soil. Australia has a huge soil salinity problem - and millions and millions of trees need to be planted. Do you people in the USA and Canada have such problems? Sign in
to see full entry.