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Distribution of the soil organic carbon (SOC) and clay content for different land covers (cropland, forest, and grassland).

HoliSoils finds proposed soil health indicator lacking

As MEPs discuss a major new law for soil health in Europe, HoliSoils researchers report that one of the proposed soil health indicators is not fit for purpose. HoliSoils researchers…

Forest in Hästhult, Sweden.

Webinar on the EU Soil Monitoring Law and Nordic Perspectives

Join the HoliSoils’ project coordinator Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke) and the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) for the upcoming “The EU Soil Directive and the Nordics – Challenges,…

HoliSoils Season’s Greetings 2023!

HoliSoils Season’s Greetings 2023!

The dedication and collaboration of all HoliSoils partners contributed to making 2023 a very productive and rewarding year for the project. To celebrate the continued efforts of our partners, the…

New research published on new protocols for fungal biomass estimation

New research published on new protocols for fungal biomass estimation

Fungi plays a critical role in soil organic matter decomposition and stabilisation. Thus, precise tools to estimate fungal biomass are of crucial importance for understanding soil carbon dynamics. A research…