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Soil science

Soil science is the study of soil as a natural resource on the surface of the Earth including soil formation, classification and mapping; physical, chemical, biological, and fertility properties of soils; and these properties in relation to the use and management of soils.


There are 134 pages tagged with Soil science:

Louis Mielke

As an ecologist and conservation biologist, I am interested in the coevality of carbon sequestration and biodiversity. My focus is on fungi because they are elusive yet ubiquitous and are have

Loraine ten Damme

My research contributes to our understanding of deformation of the soil structure, yielding practical measures to reduce the risk of soil degradation and thereby sustain soil functioning. Most

Livestock café establishment

The concept of a livestock café is an excellent and novel way of engaging with farmers and local communities through a participatory approach of having field experiments. Livestock cafés as locally

Elisabet Lewan

cajsa.lithell@slu.se Associate Professor in Soil Sciences / Environmental Physics Research interests  Agroecosystems & Climate Change  Crop modelling, carbon and nitrogen flows  Climate

Katarzyna Marzec Schmidt

Katarzyna Marzec-Schmidt is a data analyst with background in bioinformatics and phytopathology. She is currently working with Machine Learning based predictive models for agriculture. I am a part

Diss Benjamin Gossweiler

Impacts of land use change on river streamflow and water quality in a semi-arid catchment : assessment of a catchment under rapid and uncontrolled urbanisation. charlotta.eriksson@slu.se Benjamin

What is the current state of higher education in soil science in Europe?

To strengthen research capacity and get new knowledge on climate adaption and mitigation for agricultural soils, the current state of soil science in higher education in Europe is being investigated.

Diana Marciulyniene

As a forest pathologist I integrate quantitative and qualitative data to learn more about ecological, economic, and sociocultural factors that sustains the structure, composition, processes, function

The importance of soil support staff

Ana Maria Mingot Soriano, laboratory engineer at the Soil physichs laboratory at the Department of soil and environment, has been interviewed by the European Geosciences Union. – Here at the

Adrià Sunyer Caldú

I am a PhD student guest from the University of Barcelona, Spain, with affiliation in the Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research in the Spanish National Research Council (IDAEA-CSIC

Adrià Sunyer Caldú

I am a PhD student guest from the University of Barcelona, Spain, with affiliation in the Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research in the Spanish National Research Council (IDAEA-CSIC

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