As Machiavelli observed in the 16th century, Knowledge is power, and few have disputed this since. So it is not surprising that in the battle against salinity, considerable resources are being used to understand the extent of the problem and its spread. Brian Beetson reports on one of the initiatives undertaken to expand these resources - the Land Monitor project.
"Land monitor plays important role in salinity battle,"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4: Vol. 41
, Article 7.
Available at: http://researchlibrary.agric.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture4/vol41/iss1/7