Ecosystem-Based Adaptation (EbA), a response to Climate Change

By | 2020-07-07T15:11:27+02:00 July 7th, 2020|

Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA) is defined as the use of biodiversity and ecosystem services as part of a broader adaptation strategy. Its purpose is to maintain and increase resilience and reduce the vulnerability of ecosystems and people to the impacts of climate change. For a few years, EbA has become very important, as it relates traditional [...]

Green manure: An ancestral, sustainable and economic agricultural practice for the dryland agricultural systems of the Mediterranean Basin

By | 2020-07-07T15:00:36+02:00 July 7th, 2020|

The European LIFE AMDRYC4 project develops adaptation actions based on natural ecosystems associated with dryland farms in areas affected by climate change. The project implements practices with green manure which is ideal for dryland agricultural systems and has a long tradition in the Mediterranean Basin. Nevertheless, green manure has been overshadowed during part of the [...]

Towards a carbon circular economy in dryland agricultural systems of the Mediterranean basin

By | 2020-07-07T14:57:11+02:00 June 22nd, 2020|

The European LIFE AMDRYC4 project “Climate Change Adaptation of Dryland Agricultural systems in the Mediterranean area”, is working on an “Organic Matter Strategy for a Carbon Circular Economy in Agricultural Drylands of the Mediterranean Basin”. This strategy proposes to integrate comprehensive measures adjusted to dryland agricultural systems increasing soil carbon uptake and contributing, therefore, to [...]

LIFE AMDRYC4, a project to adapt to climate change

By | 2018-08-27T15:14:39+02:00 June 14th, 2018|

The LIFE Financial Program has approved the development and execution of the LIFE Project AMDRYC4 LIFE16 CCA / ES / 000123 – Adaptation to climate change of rainfed agricultural systems in the Mediterranean area – led by the University of Murcia, which includes among its main objectives the promotion and promotion of resilience to the [...]