We want you to DIG DEEPER! Check out these informative links about soil.

  • Soil Health links:

https://www.nrcs.usda.gov/wps/portal/nrcs/main/national/soils/health/

http://soilhealthinstitute.org/

  • Introduction to soils – designed for kids, accessible for all

http://www.soils4kids.org/about

https://www.brainpop.com/science/earthsystem/soil/

  • Oregon Envirothon, a high school natural resources competition including a hands-on soil exam: https://www.oregonenvirothon.org/
  • NRCS Soil Survey data, available: https://websoilsurvey.sc.egov.usda.gov/App/HomePage.htm
  • NRCS Soil Survey data is downloadable here: https://datagateway.nrcs.usda.gov/

Check out this podcasts on soil organic matter: www.soilpodcast.com  Some of the information in this podcast comes from our very own OSSS past President, Markus Kleber.