Life on earth depends on healthy soil and yet it is often forgotten about and taken for granted. We're here to help change that. uksoils will bring together information to inspire us all to learn more about soil and help build communities to take action to improve soil health.
We launched on the 4th December 2020 in support of World Soil Day. Please
Discover beacons of regional good practice in soil management across the UK. Are you a soil health pioneer? Let us add you to our map.
UKSoils' Bridget Emmett discusses how the media cover soil challenges in a discussion moderated by The Guardian's Madeleine Finlay.
In Oct 2022, uksoils proudly organised the first ever week dedicated to soils in the UK. You can still check out our online resources, including our soils quiz.
Understand more about soil, how to assess soil health and find resources for learning at all levels.
Painting by Edward Hutchison, soil and microbes
A monthly online series of debates on hot soil topics in collaboration with the Soil Care Network.
Find leading soil advice and guidance, inspiration from soil health pioneers and useful apps and videos.
Find soil best practice in action and innovative techniques developed for soil health to get inspired.
Discuss, collaborate and share your ideas and insights on soils and their health.
Find leading research on how soils interact and support woodlands and wider ecosystem.
Access the leading reviews and reports about the state of soil health.
Leonardo Da Vinci
President Franklin Roosevelt, America’s longest serving president
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uksoils is a consortium of scientific, campaigning and awareness raising organisations, all with a specialist knowledge of soil health, founded by UK Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Sustainable Soils Alliance, Earthwatch and University of Sheffield.