Contact Us  |  Search:   
 
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine
BOARD ON INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC ORGANIZATIONS
BOARD ON INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC ORGANIZATIONS
Policy and Global Affairs
Home About BISO Subscribe to Our Newsletter
Quick Links

Contact BISO
Board on International Scientific Organizations
Policy and Global Affairs
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
500 Fifth Street
Washington, DC 20001 USA
Email: biso@nas.edu
Tel: +1 202-334-2807
Fax: +1 202-334-2231


International Visitors Office
For visa-related issues, visit International Visitors Office

Contact the IVO

Tel:+1 202-334-2807
Fax:+1 202-334-2231
Email:visas@nas.edu

                                                   
BISO Events Calendar

Events of US National
Committees and
international unions
associated with BISO

 


American and International Press for "Soil and Human Security in the 21st Century"
Paper published May 8, 2015 in Science journal; authored by Ronald Amundson, Asmeret Asefaw Berhe, Jan W. Hopmans, Carolyn Olson, A. Ester Sztein, and Donald L. Sparks.

American Press

Delaware Public Media (May 7, 2015)
"In a new report, DENIN director expresses concern over accelerating rate of land degradation"

Environmental Monitor (May 14, 2015)
"World's Soil Resources Face Population Growth, Other Threats"

EurekAlert! (May 7, 2015)
"Soil Security: Article in journal Science outlines threats to soil productivity"

Fierce Homeland Security (May 11, 2015)
"Rapid Soil Erosion, nutrition depletion could lead to global food insecurity, new paper argues"

Global Food Security (July 6, 2015)
"The challenge of soil"

Grist (May 11, 2015)
"The next big war might be over phosphorus"

Homeland Security News Wire (May 8, 2015)
"Depletion of soil accelerates, putting human security at risk: Scientists"

Michael Fields Agricultural Institute (May 12, 2015)
"A Social Science Must Read for Everyone"

Nature World News (May 7, 2015)
"Soil loss threatens food security"

Newswise (May 7, 2015)
"Soil Security and Food Productivity: Researchers Outline Increasing Threats"

Science Daily (May 7, 2015)
"Soil security and the threat to soil productivity"

The Science Times (May 7, 2015)
"How Can Soil Erosion Cause Our Doom? Loss of Nutrients Poised to Cause Massive Famine"

Science World Report (May 8, 2015)
"Threats to Soil Productivity Risks Food Supplies"

Sierra Nevada Research Institute (May 7, 2015)
"Future of Humanity Linked to Soil Health in New 'Science' Article"

Sierra Sun Times (May 9, 2015)
"Scientists Warn Human Security at Risk as Depletion of Soil Accelerates"
(Republished from University of California, Berkeley)

Tech Times (May 9, 2015)
"Experts Warn That Decrease in Soil Fertility Will Worsen Food Crisis"

Triple Pundit (May 22, 2015)
"The Coming, Preventable Phosphorus Crisis"

University of California, Berkeley News Center (May 7, 2015)
"Human security at risk as depletion of soil accelerates, scientists warn"

University of California, Merced (May 7, 2015)
"Future of Humanity Linked to Soil Health in New 'Science' Article"

University of Delaware (May 7, 2015)
"Soil Security: Article in journal Science outlines threats to soil productivity"


International Press

allAfrica (May 12, 2015)
"Africa: Soil Erosion May Threaten Global Food Security"

Foodprocessing-technology.com - UK (May 8, 2015)
"Soil insecurity can threaten future food production: Research"

The Independent - UK (May 7, 2015)
"Fertility of world's soil reaching peak that will threaten food supplies, scientists warn"


Innovation Toronto - Canada (May 2015)
"Soil & Human Security in the 21st Century"

International Business Times - UK (May 11, 2015)
"Farming practices threatening food security and climate warn researchers"

Iran Daily (May 8, 2015)
"Soil depletion threatens global food security"

My Green Pod - UK (May 10, 2015)
"Soil and Security"

Newsweek - Europe (May 7, 2015)
"Risk of fertilizer cartels controlling world's food supply by 2050, study says" 


Phys.org - UK (May 7, 2015)
"Human security at risk as depletion of soil accelerates, scientists warn"

SciDev.net - UK (May 12, 2015)
"Soul Erosion May Threaten Global Food Security"

Soil Society of South Africa (May 11, 2015)
Facebook Page Link to Science journal paper

Der Spiegel - Germany (May 2015)
"Böden weltweit in Gefahr: Mit FüBen getreten"

Times of India (May 14, 2015)
"Fertility of world's soil reaching peak that will threaten food supplies, scientists warn"
(Republished from The Independent)

The Weather Network - Canada (May 9, 2015)
"Risk of declining soil production will impact food security"

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant Number ICER-1312037. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

To comment on this webpage or report an error, please send feedback to the 
BISO Site Manager.