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  • Soil Quality Standards for Trace Elementsby Graham Merrington; Ilse Schoeters

    CRC Press 2010; US$ 139.95

    Workshop on Deriving, Implementing, and Interpreting Soil Quality Standards for Trace Elements, G. Merrington and I. Schoeters Introduction to the Workshop Deriving, Implementing, and Interpreting SQS for TEs Aims and Objectives of the Meeting References Derivation of Ecologically Based Soil Standards for Trace Elements, M.J. McLaughlin,... more...

  • Soils in the Urban Environmentby Peter Bullock; Peter J. Gregory

    Wiley 2009; US$ 186.95

    Urban areas contain a wide variety of open spaces, yet much of this has evolved under the pressures of human population with minimal management. The last 40 years have seen problems of varying severity begin to appear, including contamination, erosion, acidification and compaction. These problems have brought attention to the importance of the soil... more...

  • Soil Health and Climate Changeby Bhupinder Pal Singh; Annette L. Cowie; K. Yin Chan

    Springer 2011; US$ 239.00

    "Soil Health and Climate Change" presents a comprehensive overview of the concept of soil health, including the significance of key soil attributes and management of soil health in conventional and emerging land use systems in the context of climate change. Starting with a review of the physical, chemical and biological indicators of soil... more...

  • Soil and Environmental Chemistryby William F. Bleam

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 89.95

    Soil and Environmental Chemistry emphasizes the problem-solving skills students will need when they enter their chosen field.  Combining valuable soil chemistry concepts into the ?big picture” by discussing how other soil and environmental factors affect the soil chemical concepts being discussed makes the text relevant to today?s soil science curriculums.... more...

  • Soil Enzymology in the Recycling of Organic Wastes and Environmental Restorationby Carmen Trasar-Cepeda

    Springer 2011; US$ 209.00

    Soil enzymes play a fundamental role in many soil processes such as the mineralization of organic matter, the synthesis of humic substances, the degradation of xenobiotics or the mechanisms involved in the biocontrol of plant pathogens. Their direct link with soil microorganisms gives them a key role as biomonitors of the evolution of soil quality... more...

  • Developments in Soil Classification, Land Use Planning and Policy Implicationsby Shabbir A. Shahid; Faisal K. Taha; Mahmoud A. Abdelfattah

    Springer 2012; US$ 229.00

    As the world s population continues to expand, maintaining and indeed increasing agricultural productivity is more important than ever, though it is also more difficult than ever in the face of changing weather patterns that in some cases are leading to aridity and desertification. The absence of scientific soil inventories, especially in arid areas,... more...

  • Digital Soil Assessments and Beyondby Budiman Minasny; Brendan P. Malone; Alex B. McBratney

    CRC Press 2012; US$ 188.95

    Digital soil assessments Digital soil assessment: Guiding irrigation expansion in Tasmania, Australia D.B. Kidd, M.A. Webb, C.J. Grose, R.M. Moreton, B.P. Malone, A.B. McBratney, B. Minasny, R.A. Viscarra-Rossel, W.E. Cotching, L.A. Sparrow & R. Smith Frameworks for digital soil assessment A.B. McBratney, B. Minasny, I. Wheeler, B.P. Malone... more...

  • Applications of Soil Physicsby Daniel Hillel

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    Applications of Soil Physics deals with the applications of soil physics and covers topics ranging from infiltration and surface runoff to groundwater drainage, evaporation from bare-surface soils, and uptake of soil moisture by plants. Water balance and energy balance in the field are also discussed, along with tillage and soil structure management.... more...

  • Humic Substancesby E. A. Ghabbour; G. Davies

    Royal Society of Chemistry 2001; US$ 152.00

    Humic substances, the remarkable brown biomaterials in animals, coals, plants, sediments, soils and waters, are crucial components of the carbon cycle and other life processes. Thus greater knowledge and understanding of these versatile materials is of great importance to the productivity, health and safety of the world's ecosystems, humans, land... more...

  • Humus, its Structure and Role in Agriculture and Environmentby J. Kubát

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    This volume presents the proceedings of the 10th international symposium Humus et Planta held in Prague in August 19-23, 1991. The main topics of this book are devoted to the recent advances in fundamental, as well as applied research of humic substances, the most abundant of the naturally occuring macromolecules of nature, the understanding of their... more...