Encyclopedia of Soil Science

3rd Edition

Rattan Lal

CRC Press
Published November 1, 2016
Reference - 2804 Pages
ISBN 9781498738903 - CAT# K26612

CHOICE 2018 Outstanding Academic Title Award Winner

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Summary

New and Improved Global Edition: Three-Volume Set

A ready reference addressing a multitude of soil and soil management concerns, the highly anticipated and widely expanded third edition of Encyclopedia of Soil Science now spans three volumes and covers ground on a global scale. A definitive guide designed for both coursework and self-study, this latest version describes every branch of soil science and delves into trans-disciplinary issues that focus on inter-connectivity or the nexus approach.

For Soil Scientists, Crop Scientists, Plant Scientists and More

A host of contributors from around the world weigh in on underlying themes relevant to natural and agricultural ecosystems. Factoring in a rapidly changing climate and a vastly growing population, they sound off on topics that include soil degradation, climate change, soil carbon sequestration, food and nutritional security, hidden hunger, water quality, non-point source pollution, micronutrients, and elemental transformations.

New in the Third Edition:

  • Contains over 600 entries
  • Offers global geographical and thematic coverage
  • Entries peer reviewed by subject experts
  • Addresses current issues of global significance

Encyclopedia of Soil Science, Third Edition: Three Volume Set expertly explains the science of soil and describes the material in terms that are easily accessible to researchers, students, academicians, policy makers, and laymen alike.

 

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