Films & videos for soil biodiversity

Soil life, soil biodiversity, and human well-being.

Keep soil alive, protect soil biodiversity

Soil is alive!
Recordings of soils alive with different organisms.

Sounding soil

Recordings of soils alive with different organisms.
Videos showing the behaviour of three different earthworm species.

Three earthworm species

Time-lapse videos showing the behaviour of three different earthworm species.
Earthworms decomposing making soil.

The Importance of Soil Biodiversity

Decomposition with and without earthworms.
Nematodes soil food web claymation.

Soil food web

Soil food web.
Soil animals photography

When Soil Biodiversity Meets Art - with Christopher Marley

New ways of looking at the creatures that live in soil.

Vermicompost - Life in the compost bin

A video showing two weeks in a typical vermicompost.

Bioturbation - Worms at Work - With and without fauna

A video showing bioturbation and the difference worms make in this process

Soils host a quarter of our planet’s biodiversity

Invisible soil life

The Living Soil Beneath Our Feet

Invisible soil life.
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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.