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Related Books for Adults

Cohen, Benjamin. Notes from the Ground: Science, Soil & Society in the American Countryside.

Hillel, Daniel. Out of the Earth: Civilization and the Life of the Soil.

Logan, William Bryant. Dirt: The Ecstatic Skin of the Earth.

Montgomery, David. Dirt: The Erosion of Civilizations.

Van Beek, Gus and Ora. Glorious Mud!

Related Books for Children

Wermund, Jerry. Soil: More Than Just Dirt

David Lindbo and others. SOIL! Get the Inside Scoop

Related Web Sites

National Association of Conservation Districts Soil Education Materials

The Iowa Learning Farm

USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service Soil Education Page

USDA K-12 Soil Education Resources

USDA's State Soil Information Gallery

USDA Forest Service Curriculum

USDA Soil at Work and Stop Soil Erosion Online Games, Standards, and Lesson Plans

Discovery Channel Soil Safari and Education Site

Soil Lesson Plans and Activities for Teachers from Dr. Clay Robinson

Underground Adventure Online Exhibition and Education at the Field Museum

NASA Soil Education and Information

"From the Surface Down" ( USDA Publication) - An Introduction to Soils

Soil Science Society of America - Ask a Soil Scientist

Soil Science Society of America Education Page

National Sustainable Agriculture Information - Service Soil and Compost Information

Physical Geography Soil Primer

Environmental Literacy Council