Grounds for Hope

Earth Report
S13:Ep822 mins2008

Since the 1990s the watershed on the Mexico/Guatemala border has come under pressure from agriculture, pollution and poor land management linked to coffee farming in the region. But recently there’s been a sea change driven by the coffee industry itself. Global demand for certified and organically grown coffee is booming – and producing a dividend for river systems in an area that currently produces half the world’s coffee.

Video Language: English