The Five Soil Health Principles
Keep the soil covered
Minimize soil disturbance
Continual Live Plant/Live Root
Soil for Water builds on the five soil health principles as the foundation of everything we do:
We seek out and support landowners who want to try new ways of bringing depleted soils back to life.
We provide expert assistance with livestock integration: using grazing animals to build soil health.
We monitor changes and improvements over time: in soils, vegetation, and other living things and processes.
We offer hands-on workshops with leaders in the emerging science of soil health.
We create publications, videos, and other educational resources about soil health and the water and mineral cycles.
We build networks of landowners who are interested in learning from each other.
Our core values: We are curious, collaborative, transparent, respectful, honest, trustworthy, helpful, communicative, accountable, inclusive, co-creative, open minded, and Fun!! Click on the icons below to learn more about how you can improve the health of your land.