Soil is a fragile, finite resource that has a critical function in suppporting land health, ecosystsem sustainability, and biological diversity. These web pages discuss soil from different perspectives.
Provides lessons about soils and soil biololgy for primary school children
Describes the soil food web and soil biological communitities and their importance
Provides a central source of soil information for Bureau of Land Managemnt soil scientists, other resource specialists, land managers, students, and the general public.