CFDN Meeting Series: “How can we pull a soil sample for meaningful results?”
Date: May 19, 2021
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Contact: Sara Letton, email@example.com, 530-303-8880
Sponsor: California Institute for Water Resources
Presenter: Jessica Chiartas is a soil sampling and outreach expert and UC Davis Ph.D candidate in Soils & Biogeochemistry.
Discussion: In this presentation, Jessica will zero in on how to collect a representative sample (year after year), how to handle and process samples, what metrics to test for, what methods to use and more. She will talk about different approaches to and uses of sampling, ways to minimize error, and how to match what you are measuring to what you are hoping to understand.
CEUs: CCA (1.5 credits in soil and water management)