The mission of OSSS is to facilitate communication, foster professionalism, encourage cooperation and fellowship, promote public appreciation of the profession, advance the field of soil science, stimulate scientific research and publication, and support high standards of education in soil science.

What is a Soil Scientist?

Click the link above for information about what Soil Scientists are and what they do!

Membership Meeting Notes

Here are the notes from our most recent membership meeting, which took place during the 2023 Winter Meeting in Hood River. This includes important updates about what it means to be a member of OSSS, as well as a detailed treasurer’s report on the state of our finances.

Financial Report to OSSS Members

Please find our most recent financial report for fiscal year 2021 (7/1/21 – 6/30/22) here

Archived financial reports from previous fiscal years can be made available to those interested upon request!


You can also find our bylaws, our organization’s guiding document, at the link here.