Category Archives: Land Management

2015 will be The Year of Soils


As 2014 will end in the next few days, It is important to recognise the role of soil in all aspects of our lives. In view of the importance of soils, the United Nations has declared 2015 the Year of … Continue reading

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Can CL:AIRE help?


Readers will note the slightly unusual spelling of the female name, Claire, represented as CL:AIRE, which is the acronym for the organisation, Contaminated Land: Applications in Real Environments. CL:AIRE is the respected independent not-for-profit organisation established in 1999 to stimulate the … Continue reading

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Soil sealing


Soil sealing – the covering of the ground by an impermeable material – is one of the main causes of soil degradation in the European Union (EU). Soil sealing, often, affects fertile agricultural land, puts biodiversity at risk, increases the … Continue reading

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