The “Miyawaki method” is well known for the:
[UPSC Civil Services Exam – 2022 Prelims]
(a) Promotion of commercial farming in arid and semi-arid areas
(b) Development of gardens using genetically modified flora
(c) Creation of mini forests in urban areas
(d) Harvesting wind energy on coastal areas and on sea surfaces
- Japanese botanist Akira Miyawaki endowed the Miyawaki technique to create dense forests with native plants.
- This unique method is used worldwide for urban afforestation by growing a forest in someone’s backyard.