BSSS member Bob Evans took a bunch of students around the southern East Anglian Fens as part of their Anglia Ruskin University MSc degree on Sustainability. He talked about the evolution, drainage and soils of the Fens and tried to relate those not just to past climate changes, sea and water table levels but to archaeology, history, economics, social factors and people in power – in fact anything that could relate to the evolution of the southern Fens.
Two more trees planted at Schools in the Midlands by BSSS Members Barry Rawlins and Andy Tye
BSSS Member Ruben Sakrabani plants a tree at Southcott Lower School, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire today to celebrate World Soil Day and the launch of 2015 International Year of Soils
Today the British Society of Soil Science unveils it's first logo for hosting the World Congress of Soil Science in Glasgow in 2022.
We will be using the logo on promotional material over the next 7 years as we journey towards the Congress in Glasgow in August 2022
Delegates attending the Agricultural Land Classification Training Course in Bristol today were treated to a slice of soil cake baked by Leila Wakeham at this morning's coffee break.
Leila, from the Environment Agency, kindly baked the case to celebrate the forthcoming World Soil Day on Friday 5th December.