Commission 1.4 (Soil Classification)
Division 1 -
International Union of Soil Sciences
MISSION: The mission of the Soil Classification Commission (1.4) is to promote cooperative research, communication and collaboration by Pedologists, Geomorphologists, and other Soil Scientists to discuss, design, maintain, and improve soil classification systems. Many systems support the making of soil surveys. Standardization of description and lab methods and analysis, database values, definitions of diagnostic features, and correlation between systems to facilitate sharing of data and advancing the science are main goals. Click here for a full description of the Commission (scroll down on page).
Communication with other members: To Request being added to the Commission Communications Site (link in left-hand frame), please contact any of the current officers.