Source: Calipe Chong on LinkedIn:
"China is very well-known for its efforts of turning desert into productive lands. They have initiated, implemented and applied many kinds of techniques, innovative methods and new technologies in order to transform their big desert regions into product lands rich with crops, vegetation and trees. As a result, they are now benefiting from what they have done in their big desert areas. So in this video, you will see some of many useful methods China uses to turn their big deserts into product lands.
QUICK VIDEO SUMMARY of 6 Useful Methods China Uses In Turning Desert Into Productive Lands:
1. Planting Trees And Vegetation
2. Planting Crops And Vegetables
3. Using Polylactic Acid Sand Barriers To Stop Desertification
4. Using New Technology To Turn Desert Sand Into Soil
5. Planting Watermelon
6. Planting Licorice Trees
Not many people in the West realise this, but China is a world leader in environmental solutions. Why? Because the problems they face are bigger and more visible than in less densely populated countries like New Zealand. This video is inspiring and practical.