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spiffy: hugelkultur

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This thread follows the format laid out by the spiffy thread.

This thread is linked to by spiffy: techniques to reduce global greenhouse gasses.

Please use just one link per post. Please use the "thumbs up" for the posts you like the most. Please take discussion to other threads, this thread is just for links and a quick description of the links.
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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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