Soil Science Societies for IYS
There are a number of Soil Science Societies all over the world working on soil protection; these Societies are cooperating within the framework of the IUSS.
For the International Year of Soils the IUSS and the Soil Science Societies have decided to enforce networking and to provide information about all the activities of each Soil Science Society.
On this site each month one Soil Science Society will introduce itself and provide information on topical soil issues in the respective country.
Information will be about
- WHO – Presentation of the responsible Soil Science Society (500 characters max)
- WHAT – Description of activity, idea, topic or event (max 1,500 characters)
- WHEN & WHERE – When and where will the activity or event take place, when & where should the idea be implemented (max 300 characters)
- SOIL MESSAGE – During the IYS a soil message will be presented.
National & International Activities from National Soil Science Societies
Soil Science Society of Nigeria (SSSN)
Japanese Society of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition (JSSSPN)
Italian Society of Soil Science (SISS)
British Society of Soil Science (BSSS)
Japanese Society of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition (JSSSPN) - September 2015
Dokuchaev Soil Science Society (DSSS) - November 2015
Latin American Soil Science Society
Spanish Soil Science Society
Malaysian Soil Science Society
Finnish Society of Soil Sciences
Egyptian Soil Science Society (ESSS)
Chinese society of soil and fertilizer sciences (Taiwan)
Costa Rican Soil Science Society
Egyptian National Committee of Soil Science