Environmental scientists discuss the factors that give soil its physical characteristics.
In this lesson, students will discover how soil is formed, be able to describe the differences in soils in terms of texture, mineral content, and where the soil was formed, and identify and describe the parts of a soil profile.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Soil Formation.
What qualifies as the largest organism depends on how you define it, but it's a tree or a fungus.
Discusses how the creation of soil and the implementation of urban gardens will help to feed future populations.
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