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R. Martinho de Mesquita, 129
Bloco 2 - Barra da Tijuca,
Rio de Janeiro - RJ, Brazil
CEP: 22620-220
Phone: +55 21 2195-9950

Working groups

Please note: the description of the working groups can be found under Abstracts topics.

 

Division 1: Soil in Space and Time

WG01 Cryosols: Progress in understanding the dynamic soils of colder regions

WG02 Digital soil mapping: Progress in digital soil mapping

WG03 Digital Soil Morphometrics: Soil imaging and image analysis at multiple scales

WG04 Global Soil Map: Progress and challenges

WG05 Proximal soil sensing (PSS)

WG06 Soil Monitoring: Soil monitoring evolving tools and challenges

WG07 Universal Soil Classification: Progress for the development of a Universal Soil Classification System

WG08 WRB: Soil Classification for understanding soil genesis, map legends and soil functions. Experiences with WRB and other systems

 

Division 2: Soil properties and processes

WG09 Soil Modeling: Challenges and perspectives in soil modelling

WG10 Hydropedology: Hydropedology and critical zone science: toward systems soil science

 

Division 3: Soil Use and Management

WG11 Land Degradation: Restoring degraded lands through soil carbon management

WG12 Paddy Soils: Mitigating GHG emission and enhancing productivity in rice-based systems

WG13 SUITMA: Soils of Urban, Industrial, Traffic, Mining and Military Areas

WG14 Acid Sulfate soils: Acid sulfate soils: processes, assessment and management

 

Division 4: The Role of Soils in Sustaining Society and the Environment

WG15 Cultural Patterns of Soil Understanding A: Cultural patterns of soil understanding

WG16 Cultural Patterns of Soil Understanding B: Dialogues between traditional and scientific knowledge and perceptions of soils by different stakeholders

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BRAZILIAN SOIL SCIENCE SOCIETY

LATIN AMERICAN SOIL SCIENCE SOCIETY

INTERNATIONAL UNION OF SOIL SCIENCE

Supported by

FEDERAL RURAL UNIVERSITY OF
RIO DE JANEIRO
THE BRAZILIAN AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH CORPORATION - SOILS
NATIONAL COUNCIL FOR SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENT
COORDINATION FOR THE IMPROVEMENT OF HIGHER LEVEL EDUCATION

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