Multimedia Gallery - Soils Are Living!- July 2015

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Soils Are Living!- July 2015

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Soils Are Living!- July 2015
Soils Are Living!

STEM Standard addressed: ESS3A - Natural Resources

Appropriate Grade Level(s)
  • All
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  • Classroom Lectures
  • Extension Presentations
General Course Areas
  • Introduction to Soil Science

Category: Biology & Biochemistry

Soil is a living, dynamic natural resource. It helps us sustain life--our food, clothing and shelter come from soil. But soil doesn't do it's job alone. Animals large and small--including microscopic--live in soil. This biodiversity is critical to a healthy world.

This video was developed for the 2015 International Year of Soils, July's theme Soils Are Living! More resources are available at

Peer Review: Yes

Credit this item to: Soil Science Society of America
Media Date: 2015-07-01
Provided By: (SSSA) Soil Science Society of America


  • * Soil Science Society of Ameria

Submitted By: (SSSA) Soil Science Society of America


  • IYS
  • Soil
  • Living
  • Natural resources
  • Animals
  • Critters
  • Worms
  • Life
  • Health
  • Food


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