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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...

  • Soilsby Khan Towhid Osman

    Springer 2012; US$ 129.00

    Aimed at taking the mystery out of soil science, Soils: Principles, Properties and Management is a text for undergraduate/graduate students who study soil as a natural resource. Written in a reader-friendly style, with a host of examples, figures and tables, the book leads the reader from the basics of soil science through to complex situations, covering... more...

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

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 125.95

    Despite the connections between soils and human health, there has not been a great amount of attention focused on this area when compared to many other fields of scientific and medical study. Soils and Human Health brings together authors from diverse fields with an interest in soils and human health, including soil science, geology, geography,... more...

  • Soil Conditions and Plant Growthby Peter J. Gregory; Stephen Nortcliff

    Wiley 2012; US$ 205.95

    Building on the extremely successful and popular Russell’s Soil Conditions and Plant Growth , Wiley-Blackwell is pleased to publish this completely revised and updated edition of the soil science classic. Covering all aspects of the interactions between plant and soil, Peter Gregory and Stephen Nortcliff, along with their team of internationally-known... more...

  • Waldbödenby Ernst Leitgeb; Rainer Reiter; Michael Englisch; ; Peter scher; Karl-Heinz Feger

    Wiley 2013; US$ 51.50

    Ein einzigartiger Bildband reich an Beispielen der maßgeblichen Bodentypen. Im Fokus: die Waldgebiete Österreichs, Deutschlands und der Schweiz. Zu jedem Bodenprofil sind umfassende Daten zu über 40 Bodenmerkmalen angeführt, die anschaulich aufbereitet und interpretiert sind. Zusammen mit Kommentaren zum Baumwachstum und zur Waldbewirtschaftung... 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

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 99.95

    In any complete investigation of terrestrial ecosystems, rocks and soils must be considered. Soils are essential resources, providing water and nutrients for vascular plants, and mitigating the flow of water from the land. In addition, soil diversity is critical for biotic diversity. While there are many references on the agricultural perspective... more...

  • The Soil Underfootby G. Jock Churchman; Edward R. Landa

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 99.95

    The largest part of the world?s food comes from its soils, either directly from plants, or via animals fed on pastures and crops. Thus, it is necessary to maintain, and if possible, improve the quality?and hence good health?of soils, while enabling them to support the growing world population. The Soil Underfoot: Infinite Possibilities for a Finite... 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...