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  • Material Cycling of Wetland Soils Driven by Freeze-Thaw Effectsby Xiaofei Yu

    Springer 2012; US$ 129.00

    Freezing and thawing of soils is a common phenomenon in the winter-cold zone. The thesis titled “Material Cycling of Wetland Soils Driven by Freeze-Thaw Effects” systematically explores the freeze-thaw effects on the accumulation and release processes of carbon and nitrogen in wetland soils, which is a good step toward the investigation of... more...

  • Soils and Human Healthby Eric C. Brevik; Lynn C. Burgess

    CRC Press 2012; US$ 132.95

    Topic Overview An Introduction to Soil Science Basics Eric C. Brevik Soils and Human Health: An Overview Eric C. Brevik Human Health as It Relates to Materials Found in Soil Soil, Heavy Metals, and Human Health Richard Morgan Organic Pollutants in Soil Lynn C. Burgess Human Disease from Introduced and Resident Soilborne Pathogens... more...

  • Soil Genesis and Classificationby Stanley W. Buol; R. J. Southard; R. C. Graham; P. A. McDaniel

    Wiley 2011; US$ 104.95

    Soil Genesis and Classification, Sixth Edition, builds on the success of the previous editions to present an unparalleled resource on soil formation and classification. Featuring a color plate section containing multiple soil profiles, this text also includes information on new classification systems and emerging technologies and databases with updated... more...

  • Soils and Food Securityby R. E. Hester; R. M. Harrison

    Royal Society of Chemistry 2012; US$ 104.00

    Soil is essential to agriculture and a resource that cannot be replaced easily. Nevertheless, its importance to food production and the threats to its sustainability are often overlooked. This book, the 35th volume of Issues in Environmental Science and Technology, examines the current status of soils across the globe and their potential for food production... more...

  • Soils in Natural Landscapesby Earl B. Alexander

    CRC Press 2013; US$ 104.95

    Soils, Landscapes and Ecosystems Concepts of Soils Soils from the Bottom Up and from the Top Down Soils, Landscapes, and Ecosystems A Global Perspective Land Use Land Management Soil Parent Material, Weathering, and Primary Particles Parent Material Weathering Primary Soil Particles Clay Ion-exchange and the Soil Solution Soil Architecture?Structural... more...

  • Handbook of Soil Sciencesby Pan Ming Huang; Yuncong Li; Malcolm E. Sumner

    CRC Press 2011; US$ 188.95

    An evolving, living organic/inorganic covering, soil is in dynamic equilibrium with the atmosphere above, the biosphere within, and the geology below. It acts as an anchor for roots, a purveyor of water and nutrients, a residence for a vast community of microorganisms and animals, a sanitizer of the environment, and a source of raw materials for construction... more...

  • Handbook of Soil Sciencesby Pan Ming Huang; Yuncong Li; Malcolm E. Sumner

    CRC Press 2011; US$ 159.95

    An evolving, living organic/inorganic covering, soil is in dynamic equilibrium with the atmosphere above, the biosphere within, and the geology below. It acts as an anchor for roots, a purveyor of water and nutrients, a residence for a vast community of microorganisms and animals, a sanitizer of the environment, and a source of raw materials for construction... more...

  • Soil as World Heritageby David Dent

    Springer 2013; US$ 179.00

    Soil as World Heritage celebrates a half century of field experiments on the Balti Steppe, in Moldova - where  Dokuchaev first described the Typical Chernozem in 1877,  protected from the elements by a unique system of shelter belts designed by the great man, and now provisionally listed as the first World Heritage Site for soil. The book presents... more...

  • Interactions in Soilby John Dighton; Jennifer Adams Krumins

    Springer 2014; US$ 129.00

    This book investigates soil ecology and biodiversity for its ability to maintain a balance of beneficial organisms to support plant growth. This subject is discussed by a group of international authors in natural, agricultural and urban systems. The importance of biodiversity per se and, specifically, the feedbacks between the plant and soil biota... more...

  • Sustaining Soil Productivity in Response to Global Climate Changeby Thomas J. Sauer; John Norman; Mannava V. K. Sivakumar

    Wiley 2011; US$ 223.95

    Sustaining Soil Productivity in Response to Global Climate Chan ge: Science, Policy, and Ethics is a multi-disciplinary volume exploring the ethical, political and social issues surrounding the stewardship of our vital soil resources. Based on topics presented by an international group of experts at a conference convened through support of the... more...