Title: Back from the brink
Author: Peter Andrews
Blurb: Australia faces a catastrophe. For 200 years, our farmers have been using methods developed in European climates and landforms which, in Australia, have wreaked havoc. On the driest inhabited continent on earth, the delicate balance between the land, its climate and inhabitants has been disrupted. Where once our country was able to survive long droughts and to prevent salinity, it is now on the brink of irreparable damage.
And it’s not just a problem for farmers – it’s starting to affect our cities…..