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Sequester carbon with hugelkultur or buried wood beds. If 100 people put 1 cord of wood in a hugelkultur or buried wood bed, it can sequester approximately 250 tons of CO2.

Link to method of calculating carbon in trees: http://www.forestry.state.al.us/HowMuchCarbonHaveYourTreesStored.aspx?bv=5&s=0

 
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This article goes into how even apartment dwellers with itty bitty space outside can put in hugelkulturs AND make it self harvest water! 'Saegoah Pursuits: Gardening with Water Harvesting Earthworks' http://www.patheos.com/blogs/pathsthroughtheforests/2015/05/11/saegoah-pursuits-gardening-with-rainwater-harvesting-earthworks-a-photo-essay/
 
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