ESDAC Highlights

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16

Sep

2020

Publications in Journals include more than 280 published papers from the Soil Group in the JRC.

11

Sep

2020

Global phosphorus losses due to soil erosion. P loss for arable soils, due to erosion by water, globally of approximately 5.9 kg ha-1 yr-1. A research article published in Nature Communications has published. Data are also available

8

Sep

2020

Carbon mitigation potential and radiative agricultural land management. The role of Albedo in mitigating soil climate. Data also available.

1

Sep

2020

Climate change and anthropogenic land use could result in an average increase in soil erosion of up to 66% by 2070. A research article in PNAS has published on this topic and the data are available.

31

Jul

2020

The relevance of sustainable soil management within the European Green Deal

18

Jul

2020

A new research on Plutonium and Cesium inventories in European topsoils. Data available

1

Jul

2020

Joint JRC/LSCE PhD position in “Carbon and nutrient balances as affected by soil erosion in Europe”  

26

Jun

2020

"Caring for Soil is Caring for Life" is the title of the mission proposed by the Soil Health and Food Mission Board

7

Jun

2020

PhD Position in Soil Biodiversity and Ecosystem Functioning - JRC and University of Zurich

5

Jun

2020

Call for proposals for action grants to finance Preparatory projects under the LIFE sub-programmes for environment and climate action. Deadline: 10.9.2020

16

May

2020

The sediment data are now also available at 25m resolution

29

Apr

2020

We make available the scoreboard for soil erosion indicators including SDG Soil erosion indicator, CAP Context indicator. A recent publication proposes the use of those indicators for agricultural, environmental, climate policies.

27

Mar

2020

JRC vacancy in  Land and Soil degradation assessment. The application deadline was extended to 25.5.2020

12

Dec

2019

Joint PhD on soil biodiversity JRC/University of Zurich. New deadline for application (7.2.2020)

19

Nov

2019

Soil Organic Matter (SOM) fractions for 186 LUCAS 2009 soil samples (grassland, forest). Data are available.

19

Nov

2019

The Land and Soil Management Award rewards land use and soil management practices mitigating soil threats

11

Sep

2019

Download the GIS maps of Chemical properties in EU. pH (H2O), pH (CaCl2), Cation Exchange Capacity (CEC), Calcium carbonates (CaCO3), C:N ratio, Nitrogen (N), Phosphorus (P) and Potassium (K).

10

Jul

2019

New dataset: LUCAS 2015 Topsoil data of Switzerland,  in support to the paper “Comparison of sampling with a spade and gouge auger for topsoil monitoring at the continental scale” in the European Journal of Soil Science

1

Jul

2019

PhD Joint Position JRC/ETHZ on Phosphorus component and biogeochemical modelling framework

12

Jun

2019

Are you looking for a job relevant to soils? Some new interesting vacancies available

14

May

2019

Soil profile analytical database 14 (SPADE 14) available for download

10

May

2019

2019 European Soil Partnership Plenary Meeting Report is now available from the FAO ESP dedicated space, under Events.

16

Apr

2019

Rainfall Erosivity Database at European Scale (REDES): Annual R-factor values are made available for 1,675 stations in Europe

13

Mar

2019

The European Soil Partnership Plenary Meeting was organized on 28+29 March 2019. In anticipation of the report of the meeting, you can find the presentations of the meeting here.

4

Mar

2019

Soil loss due to crop harvesting in the European Union. Data are available.