ESDAC Highlights

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13

Mar

2018

Soil carbon sink? It depends also on nitrogen. Soil GHG fluxes using LUCAS soil-DayCent. Find more in our Nature article

13

Mar

2018

A new version 2 of the European Landslide Susceptibility Map (ELSUS v2) is now available

5

Mar

2018

An estimate of net erosion and sediment transport using WaTEM/SEDEM in European Union

5

Feb

2018

New G2 soil erosion data covering 5 study areas: Cyprus, Crete (GR), Tirana (AL), Korece (AL), Strymonas (GR/BG). An update of the model is also provided.

29

Jan

2018

WRB-Level1 soil data for the Soil Atlas of the Northern Circumpolar Region are now available (in GIS shapefile format)

8

Jan

2018

Presentations of the Asia-EC JRC Joint Conference 2017 are available together with proceedings.

20

Dec

2017

An Assessment of the global impact of 21st century land use change on soil erosion and the relevant article in NATURE Communications

10

Nov

2017

Meeting on Pan-European and nationwide landslide susceptibility mapping, JRC, Ispra (Italy), 15-16 November 2017, organized in the framework of the joint activities of the JRC-hosted European Landslide Expert Group and the European Centre on Geomorphological Hazards (CERG) on landslide zoning.

8

Nov

2017

The monograph European Achievements in soil remediation and brownfield redevelopment has been just published, aiming at sharing best practices of soil restoration and management of contaminated sites among European countries.

17

Oct

2017

The European Commission has launched a procurement procedure "Collection of soil data in SOTER format from 14 Danube strategy countries, at scale 1:250 000". All information concerning this call can be found here.

13

Oct

2017

Asia-EC JRC Joint Conference 2017 on  “All That Soil Erosion the Global Task to Conserve Our Soil Resources”, Seoul, 4-7 December 2017

 

31

Aug

2017

A new Soil Hydraulic Database of Europe has been published; it features various parameters such as saturated water content, water content at field capacity and wilting point, saturated hydraulic conductivity. At 1km and 250m resolution.

17

Jul

2017

2 trainee open vacancies (soil contamination, Sino-EU panel on Land Resources) in Soil Napital team

23

Jun

2017

Global Rainfall Erosivity: JRC research, published today in the Nature Group's Scientific Reports, presents the results of an extensive global data collection effort that calculated the rainfall erosivity index at 3,625 meteorological stations in 63 countries.

23

Jun

2017

N2O emissions from agricultural soils in Europe. This dataset derives from the integration of the LUCAS soil survey with the bio-geochemistry process-based model DayCent

9

Jun

2017

Future rainfall erosivity (projections for 2050 based on climate change scenarios). Data are available plus the article in Journal of Hydrology

31

May

2017

You can contribute to the first global assessment of the impacts on soil biodiversity by both anthropogenic and non-anthropogenic pressures. Please respond to the survey.

30

May

2017

Presentations of the Soil Erosion Modelling workshop (20-22 March 2017, Ispra) are now available for download.

2

May

2017

A new dataset was added: N2O emissions from agricultural soils in Europe.

27

Mar

2017

Monthly erosivity: New datasets (monthly erosivity plus various composite indicators)  are available for monthly R-factor in Europe.

9

Mar

2017

New dataset: "Soil Organic Carbon (SOC) Projections for Europe": consists of a number of data layers that cover the current SOC Stocks (2016) and the projected SOC Stocks by 2050, for various Climate Scenarios (CCSM4, HadGEM2-AO , IPSL-CM5A-LR MRI-CGCM3) and Representative Concentration Pathways (RCPs).

27

Jan

2017

Important calls: Nomination in UNCCD award and call for collaborative Doctoral partnerships

5

Dec

2016

A new soil function dataset has been added: "Soil Biomass Productivity maps of grasslands and pasture, of croplands and of forest areas in the European Union (EU27)". This dataset consists of 3 GIS maps, associated to the peer-reviewed article "Continental-scale assessment of provisioning soil functions in Europe"

18

Nov

2016

Two new soil function datasets have een added: "European map of soil suitability to provide a platform for most human activities (EU28)" and "Maps indicating the availability of Raw Material from soils in the European Union"

2

Nov

2016

Soil erosion modelling workshop in Ispra (Italy), 20-22 March 2017. In case of interest, please send the pre-registration form. This workshop will discuss mainly issues how the local and regional modeling results can be upscaled (or applied) at European scale.