Check out these Loss Mitigation, images:

Mitigation area
Loss Mitigation,
Image by Shotaku
Across the river from Boonville, one of the sections of the Missouri River Mitigation Project (Project), which is "designed to mitigate, or compensate, for fish and wildlife habitat losses that resulted from past channelization efforts on the Missouri River." More here:
www.nwk.usace.army.mil/projects/mitigation/introduction.htm

Kenya – Kabaune village (Giaki)
Loss Mitigation,
Image by CGIAR Climate
Andrew Gitari from Kabaune village in Kenya talks in the video series "Farmer Testimonials" about how the reduction of trees also lead to water losses. The village is now trying to re-plant the trees in order to increase rain and water. In the picture Andrew is feeding his small cow. Photo: P. Casier (CGIAR). Please credit appropriately.