Illustration depicts the interdependence of soil microbiology with plant biology to impact soil health, hydrology, and global change. The consequences of the growing integration have ramifications for a number of fields of study and practical applications.
Credit or Source: Office of Biological and Environmental Research of the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science. science.energy.gov/ber/
U.S. DOE. 2015. Office of Biological and Environmental Research Molecular Science Challenges; Workshop Report, DOE/SC-0172, U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science. (p. 28) (website)