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Dr Joanna Cloy

Dr Joanna Cloy

Joanna Cloy

 0131 535 4155

  joanna.cloy@sruc.ac.uk

Scotland’s Rural College
W Mains Rd
Edinburgh
EH9 3JG

Biography

Joanna is a researcher in soil science and systems at SRUC. Her research interests include:

  • Agro-environmental science
  • Soil science
  • Visual evaluation of soil structure
  • Soil quality and health
  • Soil organic matter
  • Greenhouse gas emissions from agricultural soils
  • Biogeochemical cycles
  • Environmental geochemistry
  • Chemical characterisation of soils
  • Biochar properties in soil
  • Heavy metal contaminants
  • Environmental archives of contamination and global change

Leading Ideas

  • Agricultural Systems and Land Management
  • Agriculture

Area of Strategic Research Programme

Further information the Scottish Government's Strategic Research Programme is available

  • Theme 2: Productive and sustainable land management and Rural Economies
  • 2.3 - Productive and Sustainable Land Management
  • 2.3.4 Sustainable soil and water management
  • 2.3.5 Improving existing GHG reduction measures
  • 2.3.8 Alternative approaches to sustainable land management