The intrinsic capacity of a soil to deliver/fulfill soil functions.
Adapted from: Bouma, J. et al. (2017) ‘Soil Capability: Exploring the Functional Potentials of Soils’, in Global Soil Security. Springer, pp. 27–44. Available at: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-43394-3_3.
And from: Creamer, R.E. et al. (2022) ‘The life of soils: Integrating the who and how of multifunctionality’, Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 166, p. 108561. Available at: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.soilbio.2022.108561.