Learn More About What True Reclamation Looks Like
Land and forest reclamation, when correctly done by professionals mitigates the impact of industrial footprints within an industrial development’s life phase: beginning, interim or end of life. It can start at ground level, with removal of contaminated soil or applications to improve the health of nutritionally depleted soils. It may involve harvesting seeds to grow native plants and then replanting to restore vegetation.
Regardless of the task, proper reclamation solutions require knowledge of the land, ethics of the land developer, awareness of how development impacts the environment, and a combination of expertise in soil management, horticulture, native plants, climate, ecosystem goods and services, and the logistics required for safe work implementation.
The need for reclamation is huge on an international scale. Did you know…
In just one province of Canada (such as the jurisdiction of Alberta) there are:
Interested in an example of land & forest remediation process, completed by Reclaimit Ltd.?
Excavation of Contaminated Soil
From A Complex Problem to A Solid Solution
Integrating Natural Vegetation
Reclaimit specializes in reclamation strategies that work with nature by using native plants as allies in restoring the land. A few advantages of this approach include: effective long-term erosion control; elimination of weed management; improved nutrient availability; reduced need for monitoring; and, less site preparation. All of these benefits combine to give you long-term savings in dollars and can used to tangibly demonstrate enhanced environmental stewardship; restoration of sites with native plants a solid way to demonstrate a broader social value for land management.