Journal article

Defining the biosecurity risk posed by transported soil: Effects of storage time and environmental exposure on survival of soil biota

Mark R McNeill, Craig B Phillips, Andrew P Robinson, Lee Aalders, Nicky Richards, Sandra Young, Claire Dowsett, Trevor James, Nigel Bell

NeoBiota | PENSOFT PUBLISHERS | Published : 2017

University of Melbourne Researchers


Funding Acknowledgements

The research was funded by AgResearch via the Better Border Biosecurity research collaboration ( The authors thank Alasdair Noble, John Kean, Scott Hardwick, and Alison Popay (all AgResearch) for providing helpful suggestions on the draft document. The soil tests were carried out by New Zealand Laboratory Services Ltd, Hamilton.