Conservation Training

Scratching the Surface: Soil Formation, Structure, and Chemistry

February 21, 2023

11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Online

This class is part of a six part series, Getting Down to Earth: Understanding soils for ecosystem resilience and repair. Students will be introduced to the format of the class series and learn the essential basics of soil science; how they are formed, their physical properties and chemistry. Students will be provided and introduced to soil management plan and soil assessment worksheets to develop for their own project sites. Instructors will give demonstrations of soil properties assessment techniques to be performed as homework at their project sites.