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Soil Quality Indicator Sheets

Soil Quality Indicator Sheets How-to GuideA series of information sheets for physical, chemical and biological indicators is available to help conservationists and soil scientists with soil health assessment. Factors affecting, relationship to soil function, methods for improvement, and measurement options are discussed for each topic. Review the How-to Guide to get started.

Note: Soil Quality Kit Guides that serve as soil property lesson plans for teachers and educators are available at Soil Quality for Educators.

Physical Properties

Chemical Properties

Biological Properties