ESDAC Highlights

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17

Dec

2015

Luca Montanarella has published an article in NATURE with the title "Agricultural policy: Govern our soils". The article underlines the need for a voluntary international agreement to protect the ground beneath our feet from erosion and degradation

10

Dec

2015

FOCUS DG SANTE, i.e. the FOrum for Co-ordination of pesticide fate models and their USe. From this site you can obtain the currently approved versions of FOCUS simulation models and FOCUS scenarios, that are used to calculate the concentrations of plant protection products in groundwater and surface water in the EU review process

6

Nov

2015

Erosion in forestland : A pan-European analysis that delineates the spatial patterns of forest cover changes in Europe, and then makes a dynamic assessment of the soil loss potential in the EU-28 forests.You can download the Soil loss potential (by water erosion) n forests, Forest Cover Change (ha) and Forest Fires (ha).

16

Oct

2015

The monthly rainfall erosivity datasets and seasonal erosivity density for Greece are available in the corresponding section: R-factor and Erosivity Density in Greece

13

Oct

2015

JRC soil erosion team in collaboration with NERC has published a correspondence article in Nature. This comment is based on the recent assessment of soil loss by water erosion in Europe.

23

Sep

2015

Land and Soil Management Award: Deadline december 2015

7

Sep

2015

In the context of the International Year of Soils, and the World Exposition ‘Feeding the planet – Energy for life’, you are cordially invited to participate to the ‘Giving soils a voice’ workshop - the fourth meeting of European Network of Soil Awareness (ENSA)

3

Sep

2015

Soil erosion by water (RUSLE2015): At a resolution of 100m, this is the most detailed assessment yet of soil erosion by water for the EU.

3

Sep

2015

Topsoil physical properties at European scale (using LUCAS topsoil) Predited attributes: Clay(%), Silt(%), Sand(%), Coarse fragements(%), Bulk density, USDA soil texture, Available Water Capacity(AWC)

3

Sep

2015

European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) Data & PERSAM software tool: New data available in relation to "Scenario Selection & Scenario Parameterisation for Permanent Crops and Row Crops on Ridges in Support of Predicting Environmental Concentrations of Plant Protection Products and Their Transformation Products in Soil"