- Author : Ward Chesworth
- Release Date : 22 November 2007
- Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
- Genre : Nature
- Pages : 902 pages
- ISBN 13 : 9781402039942
Download or read book entitled Encyclopedia of Soil Science by author: Ward Chesworth which was release on 22 November 2007 and published by Springer Science & Business Media with total page 902 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The Encyclopedia of Soil Science provides a comprehensive, alphabetical treatment of basic soil science in a single volume. It constitutes a wide ranging and authorative collection of some 160 academic articles covering the salient aspects of soil physics, chemistry, biology, fertility, technology, genesis, morphology, classification and geomorphology. With increased usage of soil for world food production, building materials, and waste repositories, demand has grown for a better global understanding of soil and its processes. longer articles by leading authorities from around the world are supplemented by some 430 definitions of common terms in soil sciences.