Plates 2 and 3




   Land once eroded and impoverished, supporting only suckered tree growth, has, by virtue of Keyline development, now become rich in soil and pasture framed by the growth of improving trees. Such landscapes are stable, since they are designed to withstand the vagaries of weather and climate, the long periods without rain, the devastating cyclonic storm, the destructive floods and the long soak of protracted rains.