Five tonnes of animal life can live in one hectare of soil.
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Internat. Decade of Soils
At the conference ‘Celebration of International Year of Soils 2015 – Achievements and Future Challenges’ IUSS President Rainer Horn proclaimed the International Decade of Soils 2015-2024!
Task Force: Soil Matters – Solutions under foot
This collection of papers seeks to illustrate the diversity of the soils and soil functions and shows the importance of soils for all aspects of our lives.
IYS 2015 & World Soil Day
2015 in IYS IUSS Divisions and Commissions illustrated their main topics through articles written by officers or their colleagues.
31. August and 01., 02., 03., 04. September 2016
35th International Congress of the Geological Sciences (IUGS) and the International Geological Congress Congress (IGC)
Cape Town, South Africa
Congress website: http://www.35igc.org
The deadline for abstract submission has been extended: Monday 29 February at midnight, UTC/GMT +2 hours.
For details and submissions: http://www.35igc.org/Verso/211/Submit-an-Abstract
31. August and 01. September 2016
6th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC
“Integrative Risk Management – towards resilient cities”
Conference website: http://idrc.info/
Deadline abstract submission: May 16th