May 2017

The Alpine Soil Information & Decision Support Platform

The web based Platform encourages stakeholders from cross-cutting sectors like forestry, agriculture, spatial planning to benefit from the first Alps-wide Soil Information and Decision Support Platform that includes an expert Soil Consultancy Service, sectoral best-case practices, soil information etc. in order to integrate soil topic into local and regional management and planning.
The Alpine Soil Web-Platform aims to disseminate:

  • Knowledge about soils and ecosystem services they provide
  • Best soil management practices – selection of successful case studies in Alps
  • Access¬† to tailored soil information and soil data
  • Workshops for authorities, regional and local adminstration
  • Tools for decision support and capacity building
  • Links to soil institutions and experts