Dan Evans

https://www.cranfield.ac.uk/people/dr-daniel-evans-28309587

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Dr Dan Evans holds a 75th Anniversary Research Fellowship as a soil scientist at Cranfield University, UK. He’s interested in the health, sustainability, and resilience of soil systems, finding ways of restoring degraded soils, and understanding the potential of soils to combat grand global challenges.

Twitter: @DanEvansol

A grounded toolkit – links to useful resources:

1. British Society of Soil Science #Grounded: https://soils.org.uk/grounded/

2. Urban farming post-pandemic: https://theconversation.com/urban-farming-fourreasons-

it-should-flourish-post-pandemic-144133

3. Lockdown Lettuce Beds: https://www.lancaster.ac.uk/sci-tech/about-us/news/

lockdown-lettuces-new-research-to-examine-the-potential-of-home-food-growingin-

response-to-covid-19

4. Tea-bag citizen science experiment: http://www.teatime4science.org/

5. mySOIL app: https://www.bgs.ac.uk/technologies/apps/mysoil-app/

6. Soilscapes from LandIS: http://www.landis.org.uk/soilscapes/

7. Soils in Scotland: https://soils.environment.gov.scot/

8. Soils in Northern Ireland: https://www.afbini.gov.uk/articles/soils-and-environmentnorthern-ireland

9. SoilGrids – ISRIC: https://soilgrids.org/

10. World Soil Museum – ISRIC: https://wsm.isric.org/

11. uksoils: https://uksoils.org/