When we ask you to look for the soil animals, the obvious difficulty is they are hard to see. Look at DIY on how to extract them from the soil
There are in the UK an estimated 12 quadriilion (estimated as couldn't be counted!) small soil animals, according to Countryside Survey (2007) p167. While lots of people are looking into space and asking whether life exists out there, most people haven't a clue just how many specs of life exist under our feet. A quadrillion is a thousand trillions, and most people couldn't name one of them. Let's have an overview of the key soil characters
We are going to look at them from the Top to Bottom, on the way looking at the small soil creatures and how they interact with each other and other parts of the soil.