Soil science, sedimentology

    Sea Floor

    By Wolfgang Berger

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    They should allow the reader to comment on new results about plate tectonics, marine sedimentation from the coasts to the deep sea, climatological aspects, paleoceanology and the use of the sea floor. The text tries to transmit to the reader excitement of marine geological research both aboard and in modern...

    Mycorrhizal Planet

    By Michael Phillips

    Hardback £20.46

    Regenerative practices for the farm, garden, orchard, forest, and landscape Mycorrhizal fungi have been waiting a long time for people to recognize just how important they are to the making of dynamic soils. These microscopic organisms partner with the root systems of approximately 95 percent of the plants on Earth,...

    Soil Reinforcement for Anchor Plates and Uplift Response

    By Hamed Niroumand

    Paperback £65.66

    Soil Reinforcement for Anchor Plates and Uplift Response presents a comprehensive and rigorous review of the current knowledge in soil improvement for anchor plates, and is based on original research that includes experimental data on how to enhance uplift response of soil anchor plates by using several soil reinforcement methods....

    Soil Health and Intensification of Agroecosystems

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    Soil Health and Intensification of Agroecosystems examines the climate, environmental, and human effects on agroecosystems and how the existing paradigms must be revised in order to establish sustainable production. The increased demand for food and fuel exerts tremendous stress on all aspects of natural resources and the environment to satisfy...

    Rocks: A Very Short Introduction

    By Jan Zalasiewicz

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    Rocks are crucial constituents of our lives, not only making the solid ground beneath our feet, but breaking up into the soil that feeds our crops, and providing the metal ores and other materials vital for civilization. This Very Short Introduction introduces the structure and diversity of rocks on Earth,...

    Soil Magnetism

    By Neli Jordanova

    Paperback £60.86

    Soil Magnetism: Applications in Pedology, Environmental Science and Agriculture provides a systematic, comparative, and detailed overview of the magnetic characterization of the major soil units and the observed general relationships, possibilities, and perspectives in application of rock magnetic methods in soil science, agriculture, and beyond. Part I covers detailed magnetic...

    Water Dynamics in Plant Production

    By Michael Goss

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    This new edition describes the basic scientific principles of water transport in the soil-plant-atmosphere continuum, explains the linkage between transpirational water use and dry matter production paying particular attention to the various agronomic strategies for adaptation to climate-driven limitations of water resources.

    Soil and Rock Description in Engineering Practice

    By David Norbury

    Hardback £70.46

    Revised and updated new edition which incorporates changes in the national and international standards. An acclaimed practical guide to the engineering geological description of soils and rocks in the field. The definitive work by an acknowledged expert.

    Soil Science Simplified

    By Thomas J. Sauer

    Hardback £53.88

    Already renowned as a user-friendly beginners guide to soil science, Soil Science Simplified, 6th Edition is an updated version of the beloved textbook that includes even more thorough applications of soil science to interdisciplinary fields.

    Celebrating Soil: Discovering Soils and Landscapes

    By Megan R. Balks

    Hardback £28.70

    This richly illustrated book celebrates the diversity, importance, and intrinsic beauty of soils around the world and helps the reader to understand the ways that soils are related to the landscapes in which they form.

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