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Alfred Hartemink

Soil scientist

Professor of Soil Science College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Work: 608-263-4947 — Home and cell phones available upon request


  • Soil mapping and soil information, Digital soil mapping, Soil carbon
  • Tropical soils and tropical agriculture
  • Soil fertility and global soil science
  • Soil publications and soil science history


  • Co-initiator and coordinator of GlobalSoilMap (new soil map of the world).
  • More than 200 publications, 10 books
  • Invited and keynote speaker at soil and other conferences all over the world