The Society's bid to host the World Congress of Soil Science as once again made the papers in Glasgow - read all about it in the Herald
Dr. C.Y. Jim, an author, researcher, and the chair professor of geography at the University of Hong Kong, is this year’s recipient of the International Society of Arboriculture’s (ISA) L.C. Chadwick Award for Arboricultural Research. The award is given to individuals to recognize their research and its valuable contribution to arboriculture.
There are 6 BASIS points available to those attending the 2014 Annual Meeting at the University of Manchester on 3rd and 4th September.
Full programme and booking details can be found here
Society Members are invited to to join the live Question and And Answer session from 12.30pm on Monday 28th July 2014 which is being hosted by Sense Aboiut Science.
The panel consists of BSSS Society President Phil Haygarth, Professor Karl Ritz, Dr Arwyn Jones and Dr Robin Sen.
More details can be found here
The British Society of Soil Science is pleased to announce that the next Foundation skills in field soil investigation, description and interpretation will be held on Tuesday 30th September 2014 at the James Hutton Institute, Invergowrie Campus, Dundee. This one day course is open to members at a reduced rate and places are limited to just 24 so you are advised to book early.