WSSS 2012 Annual Meeting Information

2012 Joint Meeting
Western Soil Science Society
the West Regional Cooperative Soil Survey Conference Agenda
June 25-27, 2012

University of California - Davis
Davis, CA


The 2012 WSSS meeting was held jointly with the West Regional Cooperative Soil Survey Conference, June 25-27, 2012 at the UC-Davis Conference Center and included a field tour. The all-day tour went through Sacramento and the San Joaquin Valley to the Sierra Foothills - examing soils of different land uses and capabilities and ended at Lavacap Winery for a discussion on terroir and dinner.


Student Competitions
Awards were $300, $200, and $100 for first, second, and third place, respectively, in each competition.

Winners of the WSSS Student Oral Competition
First place tie:

Garrett C. Liles, University of California-Davis.
Scott L. Morford, University of California-Davis.

Winners of the WSSS Student Poster Competition
First place: Xia Zhu, Chinese Academy of Sciences.
Second place: Rajan Ghimire, University of Wyoming.
Third place: Priyashiela Singh, University of California-Davis.


 For any questions please contact: Will Horwath via email or at 530-754-6029.