ERA Kenya (53 images)
Thousands of acres of tea have replaced the forest in Kenya's hill country. Taken as part of a documentation of the Ecological Restoration Alliance, a group of botanic gardens restoring 100 damaged habitats on six continents, this story was shot in Kenya at the Brackenhurst Botanic Garden. Here thousands of acres of forest were removed in the early 1900's for the production of mono culture crops of tea and the eucalyptus used to dry it. In just 12 years the NGO Plants for Life has restored a...