The degree to which the inherent properties of a soil facilitate user-defined soil functions. A soil with ‘high soil quality’ can deliver the desired functions, whereas a soil with ‘low soil quality’ can only deliver those functions at sub-optimal rates.
Adapted from: SoilCare Project (2023) Glossary. Available at: https://www.soilcare-project.eu/resources/glossary (Accessed: 10 July 2023).
And from: LANDMARK (2018) Landmark Glossary. Available at: https://landmarkproject.eu/landmark-glossary/ (Accessed: 10 July 2023).