Science in Progress: The Importance of Soil

Full Video |06:38

Science in Progress: The Importance of Soil

Full Video |06:38

Investigates the importance of soil by looking at its characteristics, ability to decompose organic materials, and role in the carbon cycle. Due to natural and unnatural disturbances in soil, erosion has become a concern for conservation scientists.

©2013 Discovery Education| Grade(s) 9-12

Related Topics

  • air
  • carbon
  • carbon cycle
  • clay
  • climate
  • contamination
  • decay
  • decompose
  • decomposition
  • disturbance
  • Earth system

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