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References

 

 

1) Gabriel Walker- An Ocean of Air - Harcourt ISBN 978-0-15-101124-7

2) Fred Pearce - When the Rivers Run Dry - Beacon Press ISBN -13: 978-0-

8070-8573-8

3) Peter Andrews - Back from the Brink - ABC Books ISB 13: 978 0 7333 1962 4

4) Karen Hussey and Stephen Dovers - Managing Water for Australia CSRIRO ISBN

9 78064309 3928

 

5) Robert Kandel - Water from Heaven - Columbia University Press ISBN 0 231

12244 6

6) John Pigram - Australian Water Resources

- CSIRO ISBN 978 0 6430393 379

 

links to web sites on soil regeneration, mycorrhizal fungi and climate change

Note these links were valid at the time of compilation but many news sites are temporary

Web sites

http://www.climatespectator.com.au/news/investors-thirsty-new-markets-looking-water-2?utm_source=Climate%2BSpectator%2Bdaily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Climate%2BSpectator%2Bdaily&utm_source=Climate+Spectator&utm_campaign=90c67185e0-CSPEC_DAILY&utm_medium=email

 

 

http://www.irinnews.org/report.aspx?reportid=94203

http://www.forbes.com/sites/ericagies/2011/11/28/climate-treaty-would-actually-be-good-for-business/

 

http://www.co2science.org/articles/V14/N46/EDIT.php

 

http://www.voanews.com/english/news/africa/decapua-food-security-climate-16nov11-133965613.html

 

http://econews.com.au/news-to-sustain-our-world/csiro-to-help-fight-global-food-challenge/

http://econews.com.au/news-to-sustain-our-world/unep-move-from-brown-to-green-economy-happening/

http://www.thegwpf.org/science-news/4374-ipcc-introduces-new-climate-change-definition.html

http://www.climatespectator.com.au/news/extreme-weather-worsen-climate-change-ipcc-1?utm_source=Climate%20Spectator&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=bc6ef3ee53-CSPEC_DAILY

http://theconversation.edu.au/extreme-weather-climate-change-and-people-academic-views-4361?utm_source=The+Conversation+Daily+updates&utm_campaign=5ad365d2d3-DailyNewsletter&utm_medium=email

http://theconversation.cmail1.com/t/r/l/iykykut/qklydjjku/ji/

csiro soil carbon

http://theconversation.cmail1.com/t/r/l/iykykut/qklydjjku/ji/

http://www.policymic.com/articles/2485/climate-change-threatens-to-destroy-china-s-rural-communities&referral=category_list

rural china and climate change

 

 

http://www.independent.ie/farming/crops/tillage-harness-the-invisible-power-of-soils-biology-2941076.html

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-205_162-57329755/why-climate-change-skeptics-remain-skeptical/

http://www.forbes.com/sites/mindylubber/2011/11/23/ipcc-report-confirms-what-businesses-already-know-extreme-weather-climate-change-has-economic-impacts/

http://theland.farmonline.com.au/news/state/agribusiness-and-general/general/nutting-out-keys-to-success/2368380.aspx?storypage=1

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2011-11-22/greenhouse-gases-rise-to-record-high-in-2010-un/3685334

http://theconversation.edu.au/new-study-analyses-daily-weather-patterns-4410

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2011-11-24/ombudsman-highlights-flaws-in-water-project/3691384?section=vic

http://www.irinnews.org/report.aspx?reportid=94301

http://www.abc.net.au/science/articles/2011/11/29/3378297.htm

http://www.climatespectator.com.au/commentary/how-world-discovered-global-warming-timeline?utm_source=Climate%20Spectator&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=bc4f9afa2e-CSPEC_DAILY

http://www.voanews.com/english/news/africa/decapua_climate-ifpri-2dec11-134895903.html

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/08/science/earth/at-climate-talks-a-familiar-standoff-emerges-between-the-united-states-and-china.html?_r=1

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/peter-b-demenocal/beyond-denial-the-next-fr_b_1135050.html

http://www.climatespectator.com.au/commentary/durban-crossroads?utm_source=Climate%2BSpectator%2Bdaily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Climate%2BSpectator%2Bdaily&utm_source=Climate+Spectator&utm_campaign=7be20e60b2-CSPEC_DAILY&utm_medium=email

http://www.lcsun-news.com/las_cruces-news/ci_19527184

soil carbon us parks

http://econews.com.au/news-to-sustain-our-world/qld-algae-experiment-may-lower-carbon-emissions/

http://theconversation.edu.au/planning-the-green-climate-fund-so-it-works-for-african-farmers-4731?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Latest+from+The+Conversation+for+December+15+2011&utm_content=Latest+from+The+Conversation+for+December+15+2011+CID_ce05e599c625b42f55263199a6b26fb2&utm_source=campaign_monitor&utm_term=Planning+the+Green+Climate+Fund+so+it+works+for+African+farmers

http://theconversation.edu.au/is-australian-agriculture-up-against-it-3794?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Latest+from+The+Conversation+for+December+21+2011&utm_content=Latest+from+The+Conversation+for+December+21+2011+CID_df12160c627237eff92b31a0e432b8cd&utm_source=campaign_monitor&utm_term=Is+Australian+agriculture+up+against+it

http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2011-12/uoc--ioc121911.php

http://www.e-elgar.co.uk/bookentry_main.lasso?id=13942

agriculture and climate change

http://www.bitsofscience.org/climate-change-ecosystem-shifts-biomes-biodiversity-4451/

 

http://www.mycorrhizae.com/how-mycorrhizae-work

 

http://cgd.swissre.com/global_dialogue/topics/emerging_markets/China_Transitional_changes_under_the_Twelfth_Fiveyear_Plan.html

http://datadryad.org/handle/10255/dryad.37871

http://www.physorg.com/news/2012-02-knowledge-fungi-genetically-crops.html

 

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/global-leader-in-sustainable-agriculture-brings-green-tech-crop-innovation-to-california-2012-02-14

 

http://forum.grasscity.com/organic-growing/976433-mycorrhizal-fungi%3B-myths-truths.html

 

http://www.permaculture.co.uk/articles/plants-and-fungi-using-beneficial-mycorrhizal-fungi-boost-plant-growth

 

http://vermicomposters.ning.com/

http://capitalinstitute.org/capital-lab/field-guide-investing-resilient-economy/grasslands

 

http://wvutoday.wvu.edu/n/2012/03/06/world-turns-to-wvu-s-unique-fungus-collection-for-answers

 

http://nativeplantwildlifegarden.com/mycorrhizae-and-the-web-of-life/

http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=41513&Cr=Water&Cr1=Sanitation

http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/yardsmart-home12031212/yardsmart-home12031212/

http://www.edhat.com/site/tidbit.cfm?nid=83376

http://theconversation.edu.au/state-of-the-climate-2012-5831?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Latest+from+The+Conversation+for+March+14+2012&utm_content=Latest+from+The+Conversation+for+March+14+2012+CID_49ccd82c110b36f13a091f488bf9afb5&utm_source=campaign_monitor&utm_term=State+of+the+Climate+2012

http://allafrica.com/stories/201203150655.html

http://www.ibbr.umd.edu/sites/default/files/event/Yi%20Zhang%2003-16-12.pdf

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/plant-success-great-white-premium-mycorrhizae-evaluated-and-proved-strong-in-an-independent-grow-report-2012-03-27

 

http://mycorrhiza.ag.utk.edu/

 

http://mycorrhiza.ag.utk.edu/sep09.htm

 

http://mycorrhiza.ag.utk.edu/mrevi.htm

http://www.terraonethickerpasture.com/Mycorrhizal_Fungi.html

 

http://www.tomatoville.com/showthread.php?t=22116

http://www.abc.net.au/landline/content/2012/s3468419.htm

 

http://www.abc.net.au/landline/content/2012/s3468417.htm

 

http://www.richsoil.com/hugelkultur/

 

http://www.dw.de/dw/article/0,,15894506,00.html

 

http://www.gmwatch.eu/latest-listing/1-news-items/13860-gm-corn-linked-to-soil-ecosystem-threat-

http://www.ploscollections.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.ppat.1002600;jsessionid=DE8A22D3E8FF65BC8E69496BCA35C97F

 

http://sciweb.nybg.org/science2/hcol/mycorrhizae2.asp.html

http://www.plantphysiol.org/content/early/2012/04/20/pp.112.195727.abstract

 

http://www.carbonmarketinstitute.org/publications/implementing-the-carbon-farming-initiative-a-guide/

 

http://wildsuburbia.blogspot.com.au/2012/05/mycorrhizal-inoculants-panacea-or-snake.html

 

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/es3001695

http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0036695

 

http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2012-05-18/news/31765795_1_fertiliser-subsidy-urea-prices-complex-fertilisers

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/gabe-brown/sustainable-farming_b_1522538.html

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22584877

 

http://www.chem.info/News/2012/05/Fungi-shifted-plant-balance-of-power/

 

http://treesthatplease.us/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/Fixing-Saline-and-Sodic-Soil.pdf

http://www.google.com.hk/url?sa=X&q=http://www.businessghana.com/portal/news/index.php%3Fop%3DgetNews%26news_cat_id%3D%26id%3D166236&ct=ga&cad=CAcQAhgAIAAoATAAOABAxZCg_gRIAVgBYgVlbi1VUw&cd=d__9UtezXlg&usg=AFQjCNF7FUuTfrZFrv7Kk765GXvMIz_CBw

 

http://www.mb.com.ph/articles/361122/jatropha-can-rehabilitate-abandoned-mines

http://phys.org/news/2012-06-algae-lichens-mosses-huge-amounts.html

 

http://www.co2science.org/articles/V15/N23/B2.php

http://www.bio-organics.com/product-category/mycorrhizae-products/

 

http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2012-06/uoe-bhk061512.php?1339904116

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22692547

http://news.softpedia.com/news/Trees-and-Microbes-Work-Together-to-Bring-Down-CO2-Concentrations-276150.shtml

http://www.smh.com.au/environment/climate-change/carbon-shown-to-rise-as-trees-replace-tundra-20120618-20jqh.html

http://www.tgdaily.com/sustainability-features/64161-bacteria-turn-co2-into-soil-improver

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/47895658/ns/technology_and_science-science/

http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/notrocketscience/2012/06/21/plants-use-fungi-to-eat-insects-by-proxy/

http://lakeforest.suntimes.com/news/13324651-418/elm-tree-at-lake-forest-city-hall-is-one-of-the-last-survivors.html

http://phys.org/news/2012-06-nitrogen-fungi-insects.html

http://www.wctrib.com/event/article/id/94909/

http://www.azcentral.com/arizonarepublic/news/articles/2012/06/23/20120623arizona-forest-future-balance.html

http://www.trust.org/alertnet/news/towards-sustainable-agriculture-farming-on-the-edge

 

 

 

http://www.maireid.com/wickingbeds.html
http://aussieslivingsimply.com.au/forum/viewthread.php?forum_id=54&thread_id=11506

http://green-change.com/2009/05/01/wicking-beds-water-efficient-gardening/

http://scarecrowsgarden.blogspot.com/2007/09/wickered-dreams.html

http://www.aussieslivingsimply.com.au/forum/viewthread.php?forum_id=4&thread_id=11414

http://my.gardenguides.com/members/Basia/photos/1006/1

http://cosmicconnection.forumc.biz/general-gardening-stuff-f4/wicking-beds-t217.htm

http://hillsandplainsseedsavers.blogspot.com/2008/01/wicking-beds.html

http://scarecrowsgarden.blogspot.com/2008/02/wicking-box-gardens.html

http://foodnstuff.wordpress.com/2008/04/01/water-wicking-beds-boxes/

http://green-change.com/2009/05/01/wicking-beds-water-efficient-gardening/

http://www.nowpublic.com/environment/how-build-wicking-bed-your-veggies

http://outbackharvest.blogspot.com/2008/09/wicking-worm-beds.html

http://littlefarminthecity.wordpress.com/about/wicking-beds-how-we-built-them/

http://timelessoasisgarden.blogspot.com/2008/09/wicking-boxes.html

http://foodnstuff.wordpress.com/category/wicking-beds/

http://mooimadeit.com/2008/11/20/wickerwomanpart1/

http://www.insideurbangreen.org/2009/02/raised-bed-rooftop-garden-with-rainwater-harvesting-.html

http://www.sgaonline.org.au/phpbb/viewtopic.php?f=19&t=671

http://my.gardenguides.com/members/Basia/photos/1006

http://michaelsmirnoff.com/newhomeincanberra/?tag=tomato

http://bribieeco-communityhouse.blogspot.com/

http://grow-n-eat.com/tipsntricks.html

http://www.publish.csiro.au/nid/21/pid/6089.htm

http://www.insideurbangreen.org/rainwater-collection/

http://twitter.com/maireid

http://www.veryediblegardens.com/vegucation 

www.globints.com

http://www.recycling4live.com/

http://www.thegreenhouse.co.uk

http://berkleyhomes.org/


http://aitong120.com/Links.html

http://www.miltek-uk.co.uk/

http://www.wastewatertreatment.co.in/index.php      Wastewater Treatment

Web sites

http://www.climatespectator.com.au/news/investors-thirsty-new-markets-looking-water-2?utm_source=Climate%2BSpectator%2Bdaily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Climate%2BSpectator%2Bdaily&utm_source=Climate+Spectator&utm_campaign=90c67185e0-CSPEC_DAILY&utm_medium=email

 

 

http://www.irinnews.org/report.aspx?reportid=94203

http://www.forbes.com/sites/ericagies/2011/11/28/climate-treaty-would-actually-be-good-for-business/

 

http://www.co2science.org/articles/V14/N46/EDIT.php

 

http://www.voanews.com/english/news/africa/decapua-food-security-climate-16nov11-133965613.html

 

http://econews.com.au/news-to-sustain-our-world/csiro-to-help-fight-global-food-challenge/

http://econews.com.au/news-to-sustain-our-world/unep-move-from-brown-to-green-economy-happening/

http://www.thegwpf.org/science-news/4374-ipcc-introduces-new-climate-change-definition.html

http://www.climatespectator.com.au/news/extreme-weather-worsen-climate-change-ipcc-1?utm_source=Climate%20Spectator&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=bc6ef3ee53-CSPEC_DAILY

http://theconversation.edu.au/extreme-weather-climate-change-and-people-academic-views-4361?utm_source=The+Conversation+Daily+updates&utm_campaign=5ad365d2d3-DailyNewsletter&utm_medium=email

http://theconversation.cmail1.com/t/r/l/iykykut/qklydjjku/ji/

csiro soil carbon

http://theconversation.cmail1.com/t/r/l/iykykut/qklydjjku/ji/

http://www.policymic.com/articles/2485/climate-change-threatens-to-destroy-china-s-rural-communities&referral=category_list

rural china and climate change

 

 

http://www.independent.ie/farming/crops/tillage-harness-the-invisible-power-of-soils-biology-2941076.html

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-205_162-57329755/why-climate-change-skeptics-remain-skeptical/

http://www.forbes.com/sites/mindylubber/2011/11/23/ipcc-report-confirms-what-businesses-already-know-extreme-weather-climate-change-has-economic-impacts/

http://theland.farmonline.com.au/news/state/agribusiness-and-general/general/nutting-out-keys-to-success/2368380.aspx?storypage=1

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2011-11-22/greenhouse-gases-rise-to-record-high-in-2010-un/3685334

http://theconversation.edu.au/new-study-analyses-daily-weather-patterns-4410

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2011-11-24/ombudsman-highlights-flaws-in-water-project/3691384?section=vic

http://www.irinnews.org/report.aspx?reportid=94301

http://www.abc.net.au/science/articles/2011/11/29/3378297.htm

http://www.climatespectator.com.au/commentary/how-world-discovered-global-warming-timeline?utm_source=Climate%20Spectator&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=bc4f9afa2e-CSPEC_DAILY

http://www.voanews.com/english/news/africa/decapua_climate-ifpri-2dec11-134895903.html

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/08/science/earth/at-climate-talks-a-familiar-standoff-emerges-between-the-united-states-and-china.html?_r=1

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/peter-b-demenocal/beyond-denial-the-next-fr_b_1135050.html

http://www.climatespectator.com.au/commentary/durban-crossroads?utm_source=Climate%2BSpectator%2Bdaily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Climate%2BSpectator%2Bdaily&utm_source=Climate+Spectator&utm_campaign=7be20e60b2-CSPEC_DAILY&utm_medium=email

http://www.lcsun-news.com/las_cruces-news/ci_19527184

soil carbon us parks

http://econews.com.au/news-to-sustain-our-world/qld-algae-experiment-may-lower-carbon-emissions/

http://theconversation.edu.au/planning-the-green-climate-fund-so-it-works-for-african-farmers-4731?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Latest+from+The+Conversation+for+December+15+2011&utm_content=Latest+from+The+Conversation+for+December+15+2011+CID_ce05e599c625b42f55263199a6b26fb2&utm_source=campaign_monitor&utm_term=Planning+the+Green+Climate+Fund+so+it+works+for+African+farmers

http://www.egbcolorado.org/

http://www.easygardenirrigation.co.uk/pages/garden-irrigation-planning-guide-starter

 

 
     
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