Soil – more than just dirt!
Time Allocation: 30 minutes
Activity Level: Easy
Soil is a vital non-renewable resource. Nutrient rich soil gives us clean air and water, bountiful crops, diverse wildlife, healthy forests and landscapes. In this activity we will get our hands dirty to understand how soil texture influences the moisture holding capacity of different soils.
Soil preparation and collection before commencing this activity will assist in the time allocation of the activity.