Soil is the essence of all terrestrial life, and critical to the delivery of major ecosystem services for human wellbeing and nature conservancy. Yet, the term “soil” does not arouse the much deserved excitement or the “wow” moment among general public, civil societies, policy makers, and others.
Would you like to learn how to communicate your research to the public?
There are spaces available for NERC funded researchers to attend a media and communications training course in either Leeds (8th February) or Birmingham (27th February). For more information and to register please visit the website.
The Society is pleased to announce grant funding for registered members to attend the 21st World Congress of Soil Science in Rio de Janiero, Brazil from 12th to 17th August 2018.
Further details can be found here
The latest IUSS Alert (Number 150) for December 2017 is now available here
Remember that all BSSS Members enjoy complimentary membership of the International Union of Soil Sciences as part of their annual subscription fee.