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Soils. Soil science

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  • The Ecology of Soil Decompositionby S.M. Adl

    CABI 2003; US$ 135.00

    Describing trophic interactions between species that carry out the decomposition of organic matter in the soil, this title addresses the key topics of functional groups, spatial stratification and succession patterns over time, involving bacteria, protists, fungi and micro-invertebrates. more...

  • Introduction to Earth, Soil, and Land in Californiaby David Carle

    University of California Press 2010; US$ 23.95

    Following his acclaimed guides to air, fire, and water, David Carle now offers a fascinating exploration of one more primary element of the natural world?the land beneath our feet. From earthworms and earthquakes to Earth Day, this concise, engaging guide is a multifaceted primer on the literal foundation of California?s environment. Carle tells how... more...

  • Backscattered Scanning Electron Microscopy and Image Analysis of Sediments and Sedimentary Rocksby David H. Krinsley; Kenneth Pye; Sam Jr Boggs; N. Keith Tovey

    Cambridge University Press 1998; US$ 80.00

    A concise summary that uses abundant images to illustrate the type of information backscattered scanning electron microscopy (BSE) yields. Lucidly written, this book will be ideal for researchers and graduate students. more...

  • Modern Geotechnical Design Codes of Practiceby P. Arnold; G.A. Fenton; M.A. Hicks

    IOS Press 2012; US$ 174.00

    The ground is one of the most highly variable of engineering materials. It is therefore not surprising that geotechnical designs depend on local site conditions and local engineering experience. Engineering practices, relating to investigation and design methods (site understanding) and to safety levels acceptable to society, will therefore vary between... more...

  • Soils for Fine Winesby Robert E. White

    Oxford University Press 2006; US$ 119.99

    White (soil science, U. of Melbourne) provides basic information on soil properties and behaviors in the contexts of site selection for new vineyards, and demands placed on soils by wine production. The highly-technical reference focuses on the French concept of terroir , which can be interpreted as the interaction between soil and surrounding fact more...

  • Organic Phosphorus in the Environmentby B.L. Turner; E. Frossard; D. Baldwin

    CABI 2005; US$ 140.00

    Organic phosphorus is involved in almost every biological process and is essential for life. However, the role of organic phosphorus and mechanisms for its dynamics has been poorly understood. more...

  • Biology of Soil Scienceby Charlotte Jhonson

    Oxford Book Co. 2009; US$ 50.00

    Biology of Soil Science is an important branch of agriculture which deals with studies of different areas like soil physics; soil chemistry; soil fertility and plant nutrition; soil survey, genesis and classification, soil mineralogy, etc. it is, therefore, essential that this valuable natural resource is understood and conserved properly for sustained... more...

  • Improving Your Soilby Stu Campbell

    Storey Publishing, LLC 1999; US$ 3.95

    Create Fertile, Productive Soil, Anywhere! Create fertile, productive soil for your garden! Improving your soil both increases your yield of vegetables and fruit and makes your garden easier to tend. With Improving Your Soil , you?ll learn the best ways to improve the soil in your garden. more...

  • Sustainable Mineral Productionby Pira International Ltd

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2009; US$ 360.00

    The industrial minerals sector is undergoing a transformation in its operational practices as it strives to achieve both economic and environmental sustainability. New practices, such as emissions and waste reduction, improvements in processing efficiency, and value-added production across key industry sectors are emerging as a result of societal and... more...

  • Crops as Enhancers of Nutrient Useby R Duncan

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    Crops as Enhancers of Nutrient Use examines the various plant and soil factors that contribute to nutrient use efficiency of plants. It attempts to address policies regarding Low Input Sustainable Agriculture (LISA), conservation-oriented cropping systems, and reductions in environmental contaminants. It also presents longer-term remedies to some of... more...