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12.11.2013: The special exhibition 'Avalanches: White glory, White risk' will be presented at the Glacier Garden in Lucerne from 15.11.13 to 14.09.14. More
Soils fulfill various functions. As a consequence of land cultivation and of the emission of harmful substances from various sources, the soil functions are endangered. In the research topic “soil protection” the main threats and their effects on the soil functions and hence on soil fertility are investigated.