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The Resource Know soil, know life, David L. Lindbo, Deb A. Kozlowski, and Clay Robinson, editors

Know soil, know life, David L. Lindbo, Deb A. Kozlowski, and Clay Robinson, editors

Label
Know soil, know life
Title
Know soil, know life
Statement of responsibility
David L. Lindbo, Deb A. Kozlowski, and Clay Robinson, editors
Title variation
No soil, no life
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
S591
LC item number
.K575 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lindbo, David L
  • Kozlowski, Deb A
  • Robinson, Clay
  • Soil Science Society of America
Series statement
ACSESS publications,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soils
  • Soil science
Label
Know soil, know life, David L. Lindbo, Deb A. Kozlowski, and Clay Robinson, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 Know Soil, Know Life / Clay Robinson -- Soil's Importance To People -- Soil's Importance In The Environment -- How Much Soil Is On Earth -- What Is Soil -- Basic Soil Processes -- Soils And Biomes -- Population Growth And Soil -- Summary -- ch. 2 Physical Properties Of Soil And Soil Formation / Rich Hayes -- Soil Color -- Soil Texture -- Soil Structure -- Soil Consistence -- Soil Horizons And Profile -- Bulk Density -- Water And Water Movement -- Depth To Seasonal Saturation -- Permeability -- Infiltration -- Soil Organic Matter -- Soil Formation -- Summary -- ch. 3 Soil Biology: The Living Component Of Soil / Tom Loynachan -- Organisms Of The Soil -- Life Above The Soil Depends On Life In The Soil -- Soil Quality And Soil Management -- Summary -- ch. 4 Chemical Properties Of Soil: Soil Fertility And Nutrient Management / Bianca Moebius-Clune -- Nutrient Supply To Plants And Nutrient Cycling In Soil -- Nutrient Mobility In Soil -- Soil Properties Influencing Nutrient Supply To Plants -- Assessing Nutrient Deficiency In Plants -- Nutrient Management -- Summary -- ch. 5 Soil Classification, Soil Survey, And Interpretations Of Soil / Clay Robinson -- Soil Classification -- Soil Surveys And Mapping -- Interpretations -- Summary -- ch. 6 Environmental Science, Soil Conservation, And Land Use Management / Bianca Moebius-Clune -- Natural Processes Affecting Soil Degradation -- Human Activities Affecting Soil Degradation -- Summary -- ch. 7 Soils And Biomes / David Lindbo -- Forests -- Grasslands -- Tundra -- Deserts -- Shrublands -- Aquatic Biomes/Wetlands -- Summary -- ch. 8 Soils And Society / David Lindbo -- Soils And Human Culture -- Soils And Human Health -- Challenges To The Soil: Then, Now, And Looking Ahead -- Have We Learned Enough From Past Mistakes? -- Summary -- ch. 9 Careers In Soil Science: Dig In, Make A Difference / David Lindbo -- So Then, What Does A Soil Scientist Do? -- Who Hires A Soil Scientist? -- What Type Of Education Do You Need? -- Do I Need A Certification Or A License To Be A Soil Scientist? -- A Series Of Adventures! Lisa "Dirtgirl" Bryant -- A Lifelong Scientist! Bill Schuster -- My Diverse Life As A Soil Scientist. Dawn Ferris -- Never Stop Learning! Missy Holzer -- Enjoy The Challenge! Matthew "Matt" Duncan -- Solving Problems, Reclaiming Land. Bruce Buchanan
Control code
ocn824081778
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 206 p.
Isbn
9780891189541
Lccn
2012954713
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780891189541
  • (OCoLC)824081778
Label
Know soil, know life, David L. Lindbo, Deb A. Kozlowski, and Clay Robinson, editors
Publication
Contents
Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 Know Soil, Know Life / Clay Robinson -- Soil's Importance To People -- Soil's Importance In The Environment -- How Much Soil Is On Earth -- What Is Soil -- Basic Soil Processes -- Soils And Biomes -- Population Growth And Soil -- Summary -- ch. 2 Physical Properties Of Soil And Soil Formation / Rich Hayes -- Soil Color -- Soil Texture -- Soil Structure -- Soil Consistence -- Soil Horizons And Profile -- Bulk Density -- Water And Water Movement -- Depth To Seasonal Saturation -- Permeability -- Infiltration -- Soil Organic Matter -- Soil Formation -- Summary -- ch. 3 Soil Biology: The Living Component Of Soil / Tom Loynachan -- Organisms Of The Soil -- Life Above The Soil Depends On Life In The Soil -- Soil Quality And Soil Management -- Summary -- ch. 4 Chemical Properties Of Soil: Soil Fertility And Nutrient Management / Bianca Moebius-Clune -- Nutrient Supply To Plants And Nutrient Cycling In Soil -- Nutrient Mobility In Soil -- Soil Properties Influencing Nutrient Supply To Plants -- Assessing Nutrient Deficiency In Plants -- Nutrient Management -- Summary -- ch. 5 Soil Classification, Soil Survey, And Interpretations Of Soil / Clay Robinson -- Soil Classification -- Soil Surveys And Mapping -- Interpretations -- Summary -- ch. 6 Environmental Science, Soil Conservation, And Land Use Management / Bianca Moebius-Clune -- Natural Processes Affecting Soil Degradation -- Human Activities Affecting Soil Degradation -- Summary -- ch. 7 Soils And Biomes / David Lindbo -- Forests -- Grasslands -- Tundra -- Deserts -- Shrublands -- Aquatic Biomes/Wetlands -- Summary -- ch. 8 Soils And Society / David Lindbo -- Soils And Human Culture -- Soils And Human Health -- Challenges To The Soil: Then, Now, And Looking Ahead -- Have We Learned Enough From Past Mistakes? -- Summary -- ch. 9 Careers In Soil Science: Dig In, Make A Difference / David Lindbo -- So Then, What Does A Soil Scientist Do? -- Who Hires A Soil Scientist? -- What Type Of Education Do You Need? -- Do I Need A Certification Or A License To Be A Soil Scientist? -- A Series Of Adventures! Lisa "Dirtgirl" Bryant -- A Lifelong Scientist! Bill Schuster -- My Diverse Life As A Soil Scientist. Dawn Ferris -- Never Stop Learning! Missy Holzer -- Enjoy The Challenge! Matthew "Matt" Duncan -- Solving Problems, Reclaiming Land. Bruce Buchanan
Control code
ocn824081778
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 206 p.
Isbn
9780891189541
Lccn
2012954713
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780891189541
  • (OCoLC)824081778

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