Challenges and Opportunities for Soil Biodiversity in the Anthropocene

Stefan Geisen*, Diana H. Wall, Wim H. van der Putten

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In this review, Geisen et al. provide an overview of soil biodiversity and highlight the direct and indirect anthropogenic factors affecting it. They discuss the valuable ecosystem services provided by a diverse soil biota and highlight the need to protect soil diversity in the face of anthropogenic changes.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)R1036-R1044
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number19
Publication statusPublished - 7 Oct 2019


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