Journal subject areas

SOIL welcomes contributions focusing on the physical, chemical, and/or biological aspects of the soil system. The journal especially values papers that go beyond disciplinary boundaries and/or highlight the interactions and feedbacks between the soil system and other Earth system components. The following is a list of keywords:

  • soils and plants;
  • soils and water;
  • soils and atmosphere;
  • soils and biogeochemical cycling;
  • soils and the natural environment;
  • soils and the human environment;
  • soils and food security;
  • soils and biodiversity;
  • soils and global change;
  • soils and health;
  • soil as a resource;
  • soil systems;
  • soil degradation;
  • soil protection and remediation;
  • soil and methods.