The ESDAC Map Viewer allows the user to navigate key soil data for Europe. It provides access to the attributes of the European Soil Database and some additional data related to main soil threats as identified in the Soil Thematic Strategy.
Bookings close tomorrow afternoon so if you're intending to join the SWESDG Autumn meeting make sure you vist the webpage to register asap!
The day will focus on the importance of good soil structure and use the Visual Evaluation of Soil Structure (VESS) methodology in the field.
Please see the latest message from IUSS President Professor Rattan Lal who shares his views on "The ecological costs of soil management practices".
You can download the message here
The latest IUSS Alert (Number 146) for August 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.
Soil-Net is a collaboration between Cranfield University and the Open University and is a free, online soil science resource for school pupils and teachers.
The development of the resource was funded by The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) and has been used by over one and a half million people in over 200 countries.