What do food security, energy, biodiversity, water resources and climate change have in common?

For nearly four decades, Rattan Lal has been at the forefront in addressing soil as a key aspect of the biggest issues facing our planet today.  The work has put him in policy discussions in countries across the world trying to figure out how to encourage soil management to solve social and environmental problems.  For that top research, Lal was named a 2015 Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researcher.

Learn more and see what projects Lal is currently working on as well as his work using the Web of Science.