Soil Science Australia has a mission to support policy and development, as the leading advocate for soils and soil science.
Soil Science Australia is the respected and experienced voice of the soil science profession committed to ensuring our soils are well managed for future generations.
We invite Governments of all levels engage our expertise on issues where soils are important. Our soil scientist membership base is 33% Professional Consultants, 33% Government scientists, and 33% Academic.
Soil Science Australia advocates for a public policy framework that:
The state soil for the Northern Territory is the Kandosol. (We know the Territory isn’t a state but they have their own soil anyway.) Kandosols are even-textured earthy soils and are the most widespread soil across NT. They are used for tropical horticulture, forestry, dryland and irrigated cropping and intensive pastoralism. #statesoils #northernterritory #soilscienceaustralia #soilscience