Please see the latest message from IUSS President Professor Rattan Lal with his views on the Urbanization Challenge. This is an important ramification of the Anthropocene. Several cities may have a population of >70 million by the end of the 21st century. Sustainable management of soils under cities is a challenge to soil scientists that cannot be overemphasized.
The latest IUSS Alert (Number 155) for May 2018 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.
The Board is seeking to fill 3 vacancies this year. The Board is particularly interested in receiving nominations from individuals with knowledge/expertise of the technician workforce and knowledge/expertise of registration and professional standards. The Board would also welcome nominations from individuals with knowledge/expertise in diversity and equality and in financial management and accounting.
Registration closing soon for the Soil Structure meeting taking place in Taunton next week!
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