By William I. Woods,Wenceslau G. Teixeira,Johannes Lehmann,Christoph Steiner,Antoinette M.G.A. WinklerPrins ; Lilian Rebellato ;
Wim observed not just the chances of bettering the lives of small holders through the global with easy carbon established soil applied sciences, yet used to be an early proponent of the confident synergies additionally accomplished with regard to carbon sequestration and international climatic switch abatement. Wim s imaginative and prescient was once to shape a multidisciplinary staff whose participants maintained the appropriate of open collaboration towards the attainment of shared pursuits. consistently inspired and sometimes formed via Wim, this unfastened organization of foreign students termed the Terra Preta Nova team got here jointly in 2001 and has flourished. This attempt has been outlined by way of huge, immense productiveness. Wim who's by no means faraway from any of our minds and hearts, could have enjoyed to proportion the nice event of seeing the end result of his imaginative and prescient as verified during this volume.
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Amazonian Dark Earths: Wim Sombroek's Vision by William I. Woods,Wenceslau G. Teixeira,Johannes Lehmann,Christoph Steiner,Antoinette M.G.A. WinklerPrins ; Lilian Rebellato ;