Scientific Basis for the Management of European Soil Resources - Research Agenda
During the European workshop “Towards a Harmonized Management of
European Soil Resources Research Agenda for Soil Protection”
in Vienna (28th–29th October 2004) a group of scientists,
under the guidance of the European Commission, DG Research,
decided to analyse and evaluate the actual knowledge basis
with regard to soil in order to determine future research needs,
aimed at soil protection and the sustainable management of Europe's
natural soil resources.
The present booklet will outline the procedural advances and list
the research targets that will help to define research needs
on the national and European level based on importance, urgency and
This document is dedicated to the memory of Prof. Dr. Michel Robert
who passed away on 28 October 2004.
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