The Science of Urban Soils

Soil is the foundation of life - so what does that mean for our urban environment? Join Dr. Yujuan Chen, Senior Manager of Urban Forestry Policy at TreePeople, and Dr. Richard V. Pouyat, Emeritus Scientist of the U.S. Forest Service for a special presentation exploring the elements of soil and its importance to our communities. We’ll learn about the Healthy Soils for Healthy Communities Initiative looking at the current and long-term issues and needs of Los Angeles's soils, including a special invitation to the upcoming Online Los Angeles Urban Soil Symposium.

Status: Published



  • English


Learn At Home Live Session: The Science of Urban Soils

For Teachers

Time Required: 54:16

Educational Level

  • Beginner


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