Chania, March 14th - Almost 50 scientists from Europe have gathered in Chania, Crete, Greece for the second plenary meeting of the SoilCare project. The meeting was opened yesterday by prof. Ioannis Tsanis from Technical University of Crete who is hosting the meeting and also partner in the project. On Monday, a number of Work Packages presented their progress during the recent year, while today, a number of workshops and instructional sessions are being held. The meeting will end on Thursday when an excursion to the Cretan study site is organised.