Forest soil research at Alice Holt forest

South East England Soils Discussion Group (SEESOIL) spring meeting

5th June 2007

What was the event?

Bringing together soil scientists from the south-east of England on a day meeting to share experience and discuss soil issues.

The aim of this meeting was to visit Forest Research experiments and research sites at Alice Holt forest. These included a visit to the Straits Enclosure, Environmental Change Network, Level II Long term forest monitoring, open soil pits with typical soils for the area and also Climate change and soil carbon research carried out in the same area.

Forest soil sustainability, soil monitoring and soil survey was the primarily focus of the discussion.

Papers presented at the meeting (PDF-1577K)

This was a regular meeting, which takes place once a year usually in the field.

Who was the event suitable for?

All SEESOIL members, but also for people interested in soil issues, forest soils and the interaction with the wider environment.

Where did the event take place?

Forest Research
Alice Holt Lodge and forest
Farnham
Surrey GU10 4LH

Contact

For further information please contact:

Dr. Elena Vanguelova
SEESOIL Secretary
Soils Group
Forest Research
Alice Holt Lodge
Farnham
Surrey
GU10 4LH

Tel: 01420 526174
Email: elena.vanguelova@forestry.gsi.gov.uk