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Nucleario / Geoengineering concept


Nucleario is a geoengineering concept for rainforest restoration based on natural succession. It focuses on degraded areas, aiming at the large scale, minimum maintenance and maximum efficiency. Made of biodegradable materials it is designed to meet multiple functions including providing a barrier from ants, accumulation of water, shade for seedlings, protection against invasive species, easy storage and deployment from the air. Nucleario Project is funded in partnership with government and major sponsors. With the growth of the Nuclearios the forest fragments begin to interconnect and exchange genetic material independently of human action.



Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Bruno Pagnoncelli