Soil: Digging deeper

Soil: Digging deeper

Where does soil come from, why is it brown, and can it save our climate? Get all the answers in this selection of our best videos and articles about what‘s going on under the ground!

Our video on soil in this week‘s eco inspired us to take a closer look at the brown stuff.

Let‘s cut straight to the chase — why is it brown?! 

Why does the soil look brown?

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Why does the soil look brown?

Now we know about the color of soil, we were wondering: where does it actually come from? Read this to find out: 

So why is soil so important? Check out this article about 

There‘s more in this video:

Could soil save our climate?

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Could soil save our climate?

 
Soil‘s significance means it must be kept healthy! 

Here‘s an .  There‘s more in this video about an ancient recipe helping to keep soil in good condition. 

The ancient recipe curing sick soil

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The ancient recipe curing sick soil

Can soils help to save the climate? Find out

And finally, a look at how Africans are working to protect soil. Check out these stories from Nigeria and Senegal:

Tackling soil erosion in Nigeria

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Tackling soil erosion in Nigeria

 

Senegalese try to save their soil

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Senegalese try to save their soil

Ready to come back above ground now? How are you keeping the soil healthy where you live? Get in touch at ecoafrica! 

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