Astana’s Plan to Stay Warm in the Winter? Build a Ring of One Million Trees

A Eurasianet partner post from The Guardian

In 1997 the Kazakh president launched a plan to protect his new capital from the icy winds of the featureless steppes with a ring of trees. Twenty years on, his scientists are still struggling to grow forests in a spot where no trees stood.
 

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A Eurasianet partner post from The Guardian

Astana’s Plan to Stay Warm in the Winter? Build a Ring of One Million Trees

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