2020 CZO Webinar Series on Sustainability: Recordings Available

The U.S. CZO Program presents the 2020 CZO Webinar Series to highlight research findings of CZOs and discuss the impact and relevancy of their findings on society and environmental sustainability.


2020 CZO Webinar Series


View the series playlist on our YouTube Channel.

AGU 2020 Session: “Advances in Isotopic, Trace Element and Noble Gas Tracers of Hydrologic Processes”

Dear Colleagues, 

Please consider submitting an abstract to session H005: “Advances in Isotopic, Trace Element and Noble Gas Tracers of Hydrologic Processes”, which will be held virtually as part of the AGU Fall Meeting December 7–11, 2020.  This session, which is described below, will highlight novel advances in geochemical tracers of hydrologic processes, ranging from field studies, to experiments and modeling approaches. 

5th International Electronic Conference on Water Sciences: Water and the Ecosphere in the Anthropocene -

16–30 November 2020
Chaired by Dr. Jean-Luc PROBST
Scientific Committee
Prof. Dr. Laurent J.A. Pfister
Prof. Dr. Karin Ingold
Prof. Dr. John S. Richardson
Prof. Dr. Richard C. Smardon
Prof. Dr. Xiaoling Chen
Prof. Dr. Jianzhong Lu
Dr. David Point

Supporting Material(s): 

Virtual Opening of the exhibition CRITICAL ZONES in Karlsruhe

On Friday, 22 May 2020 at 6 pm, a weekend commences, which will celebrate the opening of the Critical Zones exhibition with a Streaming Festival. On its website and on the ZKM’s YouTube channel there will be live broadcasts of lectures, films, theater performances, guided tours, and talks with artists. Workshops and podium discussions with the public will also take place. A Telegram channel will offer the ongoing opportunity to ask questions, contribute comments, and discuss.

Frontiers in Water Journal, Special Research Topic: Impact of Covid-19 Pandemic on Water, Environment and Related Ecological and Human Systems

Belmont Forum Announces Collaborative Research Call on Soils

The Belmont Forum is pleased to announce the launch of a collaborative research call on the theme: Towards Sustainability of Soils and Groundwater for Society. The goal of this CRA is to produce the necessary knowledge and propose solutions to maintain well-functioning soils and groundwater systems in the Critical Zone, or rehabilitate them where degraded, through: