Soil Science ‘Landmark Paper’

Global distribution of Soil Organic Carbon

Total carbon and nitrogen in the soils of the world’ by Niels Batjes has been recognized by the European Journal of Soil Science as a Landmark Paper.

With Landmark Papers, the EJSS honours papers that have made an outstanding contribution to the field of soil science, as outlined in the Editorial by Professor S. Jarvis and Commentary by Drs P.J. Loveland, F. Conen and B. van Wesemael.