On July 1-7 in Toruń (Poland) an International Workshop FACES of soil classification according to WRB system took place. About40 students from 8 european universitites (Estonian University of Life Sciences; Latvia University of Agriculture, Aleksandras Stulginskis University; Wroclaw University of Environmental and Life Science; Czech University of Agriculture; University of Debrecen; University of Ljubljana and Nocolaus Copernicu University in Toruń) participated in this event. During seven workshop days student took part in field works and lectures, getting to know the secrets of soil classification according to the World Reference Base for Soil Resources (WRB).–https://sites.google.com/site/centraleuropesoils/. During the workshop, participants had oportunity to test a manual (available on line) for soil description in the field, developed by a team of experts from the project consortium.
Photos from FACES workshop, took by dr Marcina Świtoniak – UMK Toruń, are available here.