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New from Snet:
, a new tool to create lithological/sedimentological logs online..
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A Scarred and Beaten Ecosystem Persists: The Native Species of the Great Valley
I live in an extraordinary place! In my last post on the Great Valley I was discussing our use and abuse of our most precious resource, one of the richest soils on the planet. Some 95% of the original ecosystem has been manipulated by humans to achieve the highest biomass production possible. Our burgeoning population has to eat after all, and the amount of arable lands is declining worldwide,