Welsh Soil Discussion Group Meeting

Event date: 
Monday, July 13, 2015
Event venue: 
William Davies Hall, Stapledon Building, Gogerddan Campus Institute of Biological, Environmental & Rural Sciences Aberystwyth University Gogerddan Aberystwyth Ceredigion SY23 3EE United Kingdom
Event description: 

Workshop Agenda

10.00 - Arrival and coffee

10.15 - Intro and aims of the day – Chris Collins

10.30 - Presentation of the Soil Security review – Paul Newell-Price (attendees will have been sent a report beforehand)

11.00 - Break out groups to consider the 5 themes (20 mins on each theme) – Paul, Anna and Chris acting as rapporteurs.

  • Soil quality indicators and ecosystem services
  • Soil degradation
  • Sustainable soils / aspiration soil quality targets
  • Soil management practices
  • Economic value of ecosystem services

12.40 - Lunch (provided)

1.30 - Feedback from rapporteurs

2.15 - Next steps

2.30 - Workshop close

2.30 - 3.00 - Welsh Soils Discussion Group update

Attendance is Free for Members and £8 for non BSSS Members.

You must register for the event