Land moves and behaves: Indigenous discourse on sustainable land management in Pichataro, Patzcuaro Basin, Mexico
Zinck, J. A.
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The researchers documented farmers' perceptions that land is dynamic (as shown in the title quote) and soil is treated holistically as being integrated with climate, relief, and the water cycles. Traditional agriculture, which sees erosion and fertility losses as inevitable--thus making land management imperative to human health and sustenance--does not lead to land degradation.