The living soil beneath our feet

The living soil beneath our feet

California Academy of Sciences



Travel underground for an up-close look at the ants, amoebas, and bacteria that maintain healthy soil. Glimpse this microscopic world and learn about the symbiotic relationship between fungi and tree roots.

Data Sources: Forest Data: Peter A. Steel Angelo, Coastal Range Reserve, University of California. Raptor View Research Institute Missoula Montana, Scientists at the H.J. Andrews Experimental Forest, Sherri Johnson.

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