SOIL 230: Pedology Field School


Near Lac La Nonne

Event Date and Time
May 21st, 2024 at 8:00am MST to May 23rd, 2024 at 5:00pm MST

This 24-h introductory soil science course is fully field-based. The 3-day field school led by Dr. Konstantin Dlusskiy focuses on hands-on experience with application to industry standards.
• Description of soil pits and landscapes
• Field diagnostics of soil properties and processes
• Soil classification to Subgroup level of the Canadian System of Soil Classification
• Soil sampling protocols
• Hazards associated with ground disturbance and the Alberta One Call procedure