The hidden world beneath our feet

The hidden world beneath our feet - flooding
By: Gilbert Maas · 8 June 2018
Category: Soil and land use

Do we look properly at the soil? At what we find beneath us? And what is the relationship between this soil and all the flooding we have again experienced recently? Wageningen Environmental Research explains it in a short video. A lot of soil data is stored in the BRO (Basisregistratie…

Water and soil, an inseparable pair

By: Gerben Bakker · 7 June 2018
Category: Soil and land use

For many decades, researchers all over the world have attempted to understand and describe the interactions that take place between water and soil. This is important, because of the impact that water and soils have on our lives. Crops will not grow properly in a soil that is too wet…