Resources

HoliSoils project resources include brochures, presentations & guidelines. Come back soon to find more!

Soil experiments for kids

Soil experiments for kids

All kids love playing with mud, right? Well, getting stuck into the soil is a great introduction to some great science experiments.  Read on to find out how you can…

Discover soil biodiversity listening to the Life in the Soil podcast

Discover soil biodiversity listening to the Life in the Soil podcast

The podcast Life in the Soil brings you the insights and voices of some of the world’s best soil scientists. The six available episodes explore soil biodiversity, why it matters,…

Review on greenhouse gas reporting in European forest soils

Review on greenhouse gas reporting in European forest soils

In the framework of the HoliSoils project, the Thuenen Institute is working on the soil monitoring framework. In particular, their work focuses on reviewing European GHG reporting in forest soils,…

Listen now to why soil matters for many challenges beyond climate change

Listen now to why soil matters for many challenges beyond climate change

In the BBC’s podcast The Life Scientific, Jim Al-Khalili interviews Pete Smith, Professor of Soil and Global Change at the University of Aberdeen, on the underestimation of soil science and…

How to use GlobalFungi database?

How to use GlobalFungi database?

We enjoy an accumulating wealth of fungal sequencing data from various geographical regions, ecosystems and habitats, thanks to recent advance of high-throughput-sequencing methods. GlobalFungi Database provides FAIR access to published data…

HoliSoils in a nutshell

HoliSoils in a nutshell

Soils are crucial for the global climate and human wellbeing, providing clear benefits for people and the planet in their sustainable management. Knowledge gaps on forest soil processes and the…

European Green Deal: Research and innovation for healthy soils & forests

European Green Deal: Research and innovation for healthy soils & forests

The European Green Deal package on Nature adopted on 17 November 2021 marks a milestone in the effort to stop deforestation and make soils healthy for people, nature and climate.…