IYS 2015

World Soil Day &
International Year of Soil Kickoff!

All are invited to join the Soils and Biogeochemistry graduate group in celebrating World Soil Day and the arrival of year 2015: the International Year of Soil!

          WHEN: December 5, 2014 (World Soil Day!) – 4:00 to 5:30PM
          WHERE: PES 3001

Join us for:

  • Introduction of International Year of Soil by Dr. Jan Hopmans, Soil Science Society of America President.
  • Announcement of winners for PEDtalk contest
  • Displays of student outreach activities:
    • Soils, Wines & Vines!
    • Dig It! The Secrets of the Soil – exhibit at California Museum
    • SoilWeb: online tool for viewing soil survey data
    • Student research

To view a full video presentation of this event, please visit this link.