Scheffer/Schachtschabel Soil Science (1st ed. 2016)

Scheffer/Schachtschabel Soil Science (1st ed. 2016)

By: Hans-Peter Blume (author), Peter Schad (author), Ingrid Kogel-Knabner (author), Ellen Kandeler (author), Gerhard W. Brummer (author), Rainer Horn (author), Ruben Kretzschmar (author), Stahr Stahr (author), Wilke Wilke (author), Heiner Fleige (author)Hardback

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The soils are fundamental to our existence, delivering water and nutrients to plants, that feed us. But they are in many ways in danger and their conservation is therefore a most important focus for science, governments and society as a whole. A team of world recognised researchers have prepared this first English edition based on the 16th European edition. * The precursors and the processes of soil development * The physical, biological and chemical properties of soils * Nutrients and Pollutants * The various soil classifications with the main focus on the World Reference Base for Soil Resources (WRB) * The most important soils and soil landscapes of the world * Soil Evaluation Techniques * Basic Principles of Soil Conservation Whoever works with soils needs this book.

About Author

Blume, H.-P., Brummer, G.W., Horn, R., Kandeler, E., Koegel-Knabner, I., Kretzschmar, R., Schad, P., Stahr, K., Wilke, B.-M.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9783642309410
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 618
  • ID: 9783642309410
  • ISBN10: 3642309410
  • edition: 1st ed. 2016

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