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Soils role in restoring ecosystem services

The Soil Science Society of America (SSSA) holds single-topic conferences that advance the soil science discipline. These focused conferences also provide opportunities to further enhance the SSSA brand and identity.

Soils provide provisioning and regulating ecosystem services relevant to grand challenge areas of: 1) climate change adaptation and mitigation, 2) food and energy security, 3) water protection, 4) biotechnology for human health, 5) ecological sustainability, and 6) slowing of desertification. The purposes of this conference will be to evaluate knowledge strengths and gaps, encourage cross-disciplinary synergies to accelerate new learning, and prioritize research needs.

View the Preliminary Program (pdf)

Date
06/03/2014
- 09 Mar 2014
Location
Sheraton Grand Hotel, Sacramento, USA