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40 reasons why there is #NothingBetterThanATree 
  1) To build soil organic matter and thus soil carbon.
Publication | Mapping of soil organic carbon stocks for spatially explicit assessments of climate change mitigation potential http://bit.ly/2JEGVSt #WCA2019 @Agroforest2019

40 reasons why there is #NothingBetterThanATree 
   2) To conserve water systems
Publication | Replication Data for: Tree Shelterbelts as an Element to Improve Water Resource Management in Central Asia http://bit.ly/2YvF06N #WCA2019 @Agroforest2019

40 reasons why there is #NothingBetterThanATree 
   3To harvest rainwater and improve water productivity
Publication | Agroforestry systems: Meta‐analysis of soil carbon stocks, sequestration processes, and future potentials http://bit.ly/2n6ghVk #WCA2019 @Agroforest2019

40 reasons why there is #NothingBetterThanATree 
   4) To improve farmers’ livelihoods
Video | Dreams come true: the benefits of agroforestry http://bit.ly/2nj9zPa #WCA2019 @Agroforest2019

40 reasons why there is #NothingBetterThanATree 
    5) To Innovate diversified farm enterprises
 Agroforestree Database | a species reference and selection guide for trees that are deliberately grown in integrated land-use systems http://bit.ly/2Hv0dqz #WCA2019 @Agroforest2019

40 reasons why there is #NothingBetterThanATree 
    6) To make agricultural landscapes more resilient to climate change
Publication | Mapping of soil organic carbon stocks for spatially explicit assessments of climate change mitigation potential http://bit.ly/2JEGVSt #WCA2019 @Agroforest2019

40 reasons why there is #NothingBetterThanATree 
    7) To prevent land erosion and water evaporation
Portal | The Landscape Portal is @ICRAF’s interactive online spatial data storage and visualization platform. Check it out: http://bit.ly/2W2DCLv #WCA2019 @Agroforest2019

40 reasons why there is #NothingBetterThanATree 
     8) To provide diverse sources of nutrition
 Portal | Food trees for diversified diets, improved nutrition, and better livelihoods for smallholders in East Africa: http://bit.ly/2w04JIp #WCA2019 @Agroforest2019

40 reasons why there is #NothingBetterThanATree 
   9) To record climate history
Blog | Tree rings link climate and carbon in Africa: http://bit.ly/2vZckan #WCA2019 @Agroforest2019

40 reasons why there is #NothingBetterThanATree 
   10) To restore degraded land
Video | Agroforestry is being used in different ways to help restore degraded land in Brazil. Watch: http://bit.ly/2p9cd5Y #WCA2019 @Agroforest2019