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The Resource Elements of the nature and properties of soils, Nyle C. Brady, Ray R. Weil

Elements of the nature and properties of soils, Nyle C. Brady, Ray R. Weil

Label
Elements of the nature and properties of soils
Title
Elements of the nature and properties of soils
Statement of responsibility
Nyle C. Brady, Ray R. Weil
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Elements of Nature and Properties of Soils is designed to help make the study of soils fascinating and intellectually satisfying. This text emphasizes the soil as a natural resource and soils as ecosystems.--COVER
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brady, Nyle C
Dewey number
631.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
S591
LC item number
.B792 2010
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
S591
NAL item number
.B792 2010
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Weil, Ray R
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soil science
  • Soils
Label
Elements of the nature and properties of soils, Nyle C. Brady, Ray R. Weil
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The soils around us -- Formation of soils from parent materials -- Soil classification -- Soil architecture and physical properties -- Soil water: characteristics and behavior -- Soil and the hydrologic cycle -- Soil aeration and temperature -- The colloidal fraction: seat of soil chemical and physical activity -- Soil acidity, alkalinity, aridity, and salinity -- Organisms and ecology of the soil -- Soil organic matter -- Nutrient cycles and soil fertility -- Practical nutrient management -- Soil erosion and its control -- Soils and chemical pollution
Control code
ocn276340542
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
x, 614 p.
Isbn
9780135014332
Lccn
2008052697
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o276340542
  • (OCoLC)276340542
Label
Elements of the nature and properties of soils, Nyle C. Brady, Ray R. Weil
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The soils around us -- Formation of soils from parent materials -- Soil classification -- Soil architecture and physical properties -- Soil water: characteristics and behavior -- Soil and the hydrologic cycle -- Soil aeration and temperature -- The colloidal fraction: seat of soil chemical and physical activity -- Soil acidity, alkalinity, aridity, and salinity -- Organisms and ecology of the soil -- Soil organic matter -- Nutrient cycles and soil fertility -- Practical nutrient management -- Soil erosion and its control -- Soils and chemical pollution
Control code
ocn276340542
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
x, 614 p.
Isbn
9780135014332
Lccn
2008052697
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o276340542
  • (OCoLC)276340542

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