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  • West Mains Road, Kings Buildings

    EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom


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Research interests

The analysis of land management effects on soil carbon and nitrogen stocks and fluxes through the assessment of nutrient dynamics, greenhouse gas emissions and leached nutrients from agricultural soils.  My work includes identifying soil parameters that are driving biogeochemical processes contributing to soil quality, GHG mitigation, UK net-zero targets and reporting under the IPCC UK inventory. 


Programme Director of MSc Soils and Sustainability

Course Organiser and lecturer of Soil Protection and Management course

Supervise MSc and Undergraduate dissertation projects

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Lancaster Environment Centre, Lancaster University

Award Date: 30 Sep 2008

External positions

Centre for Ecology and Hydrology

2008 → …

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Advanced technologies for efficient crop management: a participatory approach with application at farm scale

Hoad, S., Borthwick, F., Rees, B., Barnes, A., Crawford, C., Florence, A., Buckingham, S., Buckingham, S., Miller, S., Fortune, J., Vigors, B., Domalazek, N., Rzepka, A. & Redpath, R.



Project: Research

Research Output

Estimating maximum mineral associated organic carbon in UK grasslands

Paterson, K., Cloy, JM., Rees, RM., Baggs, E. M., Martineau, H., Fornara, D., MacDonald, A. J. & Buckingham, S., 6 Aug 2020, (Submitted) In : Biogeosciences Discussions.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Open Access
  • Do UK grasslands have the ability to sequester more carbon?

    Paterson, K., Buckingham, S., Cloy, JM., Rees, RM. & Baggs, E. M., 2019.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

    Soil carbon and land use in Scotland

    Rees, RM., Buckingham, S., Chapman, S. J., Lilly, A., Matthews, R., Morison, J., Perks, M., Vanguelova, E., Yamulki, S. & Yeluripati, J. B., Jan 2018, Scotland’s Rural College, James Hutton Institute & Forest Research. 25 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/Policy BriefCommissioned report

    Open Access
  • Life cycle analysis of the embodied carbon emissions from 14 wind turbines with rated powers between 50Kw and 3.4Mw

    Smoucha, EA., Fitzpatrick, K., Buckingham, S. & Knox, OGG., 15 Jun 2016, In : Journal of Fundamentals of Renewable Energy and Applications. 6, 4, 1000211.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
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    Soil research in Scotland – where we are – where we are going – planning for World Congress of Soil Science 2022 tours

    Sarah Buckingham (Organiser)


    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipating in a conference, workshop, ...

    Investigating the crop productivity and soil fertility benefits of an innovative soil enhancer

    Joanna Cloy (Advisor) & Sarah Buckingham (Advisor)

    1 Oct 201930 May 2020

    Activity: Consultancy typesConsultancy

    BSSS-SSDG: World Soils Day Event - Managing Soil Carbon in Scottish Soils

    Sarah Buckingham (Organiser)

    5 Dec 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganising a conference, workshop, ...

    British Society of Soil Science (External organisation)

    Sarah Buckingham (Member)

    2010 → …

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of committee