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Soil science

  • Phosphate in Soilsby H. Magdi Selim

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 139.95

    Several studies have suggested varied interactions of heavy metals with phosphates in soils and the effects of phosphate on the bioavailability and mobility of heavy metals. Edited by one of the best specialists in soil science, this book focuses on the impact of phosphate on the fate of heavy metals in soils and heavy metals in the soil-water-plant... more...

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

    CRC Press 2015; 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 Scienceby David L. Rowell

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 107.95

    Offers a practical introduction to the various basic methods of assessing the properties of soil. Each method is explained in a concise and accessible manner, providing useful guidance on how each method might be used in a practical situation. 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...

  • Soil Managementby Michael A Fullen; John A Catt

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 50.95

    The soil is a fundamental constituent of the Earth's system, maintaining a careful state of equilibrium within the biosphere. However, this natural balance is being increasingly disturbed by a variety of anthropogenic and natural processes, leading to the degradation of many soil environments. Soil Management provides a comprehensive and authoritative... more...

  • Soils in Natural Landscapesby Earl B. Alexander

    CRC Press 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...

  • 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...

  • Principles and Practice of Soil Scienceby Robert E. White

    Wiley 2013; US$ 100.95

    Robert White holds degrees from the University of Queensland and the University of Oxford. He has extensive international experience in Australia, Southern Africa, England, New Zealand, China and the USA, focusing on soil, water and nutrient management in broad-acre cropping, grazing systems and vineyards for wine production. He is Emeritus Professor... more...

  • Empfehlungen des Arbeitsaussschusses "Ufereinfassungen"by Arbeitsausschuss

    Wiley 2013; US$ 108.95

    Der Arbeitsausschuss "Ufereinfassungen" arbeitet auf ehrenamtlicher Basis seit dem Jahr 1949 als Ausschuss der Hafenbautechnischen Gesellschaft e. V., Hamburg (HTG) und seit 1951 zugleich als Arbeitskreis 2.2 der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Geotechnik e. V., Essen (DGGT). Seine Bezeichnung lautet "Ausschuss zur Vereinfachung und Vereinheitlichung... more...

  • Essential Soil Scienceby Mark Ashman; Geeta Puri

    Wiley 2013; US$ 85.95

    This textbook is aimed at the majority of students, who need to quickly acquire a concise overview of soil science. Many current soil science textbooks still cater for a traditional student market where students embark on three years study in a narrow discipline. The growth in modular degree schemes has meant that soil science is now often taught as... more...