Various activities








University of Wisconsin – Madison

Department of Soil Science
FD Hole Soils Lab

1525 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706-1299



Phone    +1 608.263.4947

                 =1 608.259.6999 (mobile)

skype     alfred.hartemink

e-mail     hartemink@wisc.edu







                                              Madison, September 2013


 The soil has more to say to us each day

than  we are capable of receiving and finding words for.

           F.D. Hole (1980)


I am a soil scientist and this is my homepage. This website includes some information on what I have done and currently do, and what I like most of all: soil science. There are pages on my research, on the papers and books that were written and about my current and past activities.


    On soil maps in:   

    Wisconsin              Netherlands             USA                     the World




       On diagnostic soil horizons in the USA:

      Lamellae                          Clay enriched                     


     Fragipans                             Salic