SPUN protects land associated with diverse & “high-impact” underground networks that trap carbon

Help SPUN build global maps to understand how climate change is affecting the underground

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Biodiversity hotspots for mycorrhizal fungal networks, with yellow as highest priority
Toussaint et al. 2019

EXPLORE THE
GLOBAL UNDERGROUND

BOREAL FORESTS

TUNDRA

SAVANNAS

CHAPARRAL

DESERTS

TEMPERATE FORESTS

TROPICAL RAINFORESTS

GRASSLANDS

WE DEFEND
UNDERGROUND
ECOSYSTEMS

SPUN is building an innovation hub to test bold approaches to address climate change. Fund an initiative for research into the potential for underground carbon storage. Join the SPUN research network.

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The soil is a living system

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Submit network samples to the global soil database.

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PROTECT YOUR OWN NETWORKS

Don’t leave soil bare
Don’t till or dig aggressively
Nourish soil with manure and compost
Cover soil with organic matter (leaves)
Plant native trees, perennials, Local initiatives and legumes