Monitoring and Aftercare of Ecorestored Site

  • Subodh Kumar Maiti


The transplanting of plants on a site by planting or development by seeding is only the beginning of the establishment process. Aftercare describes the crucial process of managing the soils and the vegetation systems after the initial revegetation in order to ensure that the desired land use is attained within a reasonable time period. The process would involve soil amelioration and vegetation management that is more intensive than normally associated with land in that particular use. The objectives of aftercare, which can last for 2–5 years, are


Soil Organic Carbon Carbon Capture Emergency Plan Phosphorus Fertiliser Vegetation Management 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Subodh Kumar Maiti
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  1. 1.Indian School of Mines Department of Environmental Science and EngineeringCentre for Mining EnvironmentDhanbadIndia

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