This is the website of the IUSS Working Group on modelling of soil and landscape evolution. You can read more about the purpose of this WG under ‘About us‘ and join this effort. Keep track of new events, model developments or papers through this website.
Newsletter 3 Spring 2017
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Recently, a review paper on the modeling of soilscape development was published in Earth Science Reviews. It evaluates the state of progress in weathering models, soil transport models, soil profile models and their combinations. As such it hits the core of the activities of this working group. Recommended reading! Budiman Minasny, Peter Finke, Uta Stockmann,…
Austin International Conference on Soil Modeling March 29 – April 1, 2016, Austin, Texas. Abstract submission is now open: https://soil-modeling.org/austin-workshop/Abstract Contributions for the following sessions are accepted: S 1: Soil processes and climate models S 2: Quantifying and predicting soil ecosystem services S 3: Dealing with heterogeneity and uncertainty: from aggregate to landscape S 4:…
Please find the final program here: program SoilscapeModelling Pedometrics (14-09-2015).
458 Soil Scientist (before May 3, 2015) at Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research, Halle, Germany
A recently published review article by Opolot et al. in Quaternary International discusses achievements and problems of modelling soil genesis at landscape scale with SoilGen. A good starting point for soil-landscape modellers…to be continued.