AWRA Water Blog

TGIF – Tweets Galore! It’s Friday, 9 December 2011 – Special ‘World Soil Day’ Edition!

No, today’s not World Soil Day, but last Monday was! How many of you realized that? I did not until someone emailed me.

Here’s a very short video about the importance of soils to water quality.

Upshot: be nice to a soil near you. And don’t call it ‘dirt’, lest  you incur the lifelong enmity of pedologists!

So click here for your update of the previous week’s water news.

As in the rankest soil the most beautiful flowers are grown, so in the dark soil of poverty the choicest flowers of humanity have developed and bloomed.” – James Allen

Soil physics is to physics as political science is to science.” — A physicist (who else?)

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