THE ILLINOIS SOIL CLASSIFIERS ASSOCIATION
What Does ISCA Do?
Why Is Soil So Important?
- Essential for our food supply
- Essential for agriculture and for growing all plants
- Stores, filters, and purifies water
- Supports our homes, businesses, and roads
- Stores atmospheric carbon and buffers climate change
- Provides habitat for most living things
- Essential for forests, prairies, wetlands, and all ecosystems
- Disposes of our wastes