Dr Jack Hannam (Senior Research Fellow in Pedology at Cranfield University) will be representing the British Society of Soil Science at "Are We Looking After Our Soil?", a discussion meeting organised by the Parliamentary and Scientific Committee on Thursday 3rd November 2015 from 5.30pm.
Booking is now open for the Scottish Soil Discussion Group Meeting on 17th November 2015 at the Whitelee Windfarm, East Renfrewshire, Scotland.
More details can be found here
Some recent OPEN ACCESS papers that have been published in the EJSS Journal are ;
Characterization of diffusivity-based oxygen transport in Arctic organic soil - T.K.K Chamindu Deepagoda and B. Elberling
52 days to go until the British Society of Soil Science Annual Meeting takes place in London.
This year's one day meeting plus evening reception is to "celebrate a new era for British Soil Science" as well as look back over the 2015 International Year of Soils.
Belinda Phipps has been appointed new CEO at the Science Council, starting in September.
Belinda joins the organisation from the National Childbirth Trust (NCT), which she led for 15 years, raising their profile through public engagement and increasing income to over £17 million a year.
Prof Sir Tom Blundell, President of the Science Council says of the appointment,