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Title Methods for assessment of soil degradation / edited by R. Lal ... [and others].
Imprint Boca Raton, Fla. : CRC Press, [1998]
©1998

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  S623 .M435 1998    AVAILABLE  
Series Advances in soil science
Advances in soil science (Boca Raton, Fla.)
Subject Soil degradation.
Alt Name Lal, R.
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  S623 .M435 1998    AVAILABLE  
Series Advances in soil science
Advances in soil science (Boca Raton, Fla.)
Subject Soil degradation.
Alt Name Lal, R.
Description 558 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 084937443X (acid-free paper)
OCLC # 37107155
Table of Contents
 Basic Concepts: Degradation, Resilience, and Rehabilitation / Winfried E. H. Blum1
 Soil Quality and Sustainability / R. Lal17
 Methodologies for Assessment of Soil Degradation Due to Water Erosion / John M. Laflen, Eric J. Roose31
 Modeling Erosion by Water and Wind / Calvin W. Rose57
 Soil Crusting / C. Valentin, L. M. Bresson89
 Hardsetting / C. E. Mullins109
 Assessment, Prevention, and Rehabilitation of Soil Structure Caused by Soil Surface Sealing, Crusting, and Compaction / D. Gabriels, R. Horn, M. M. Villagra [et al.]129
 Soil Compaction / I. Hakansson, W. B. Voorhees167
 The Characteristics of Soil Organic Matter Relative to Nutrient Cycling / E. A. Paul, H. P. Collins181
 Soil Processes and Greenhouse Effect / R. Lal199
 Acidification / Malcolm E. Sumner213
 Estimating Nutrient Balances in Agro-Ecosystems at Different Spatial Scales / E. M. A. Smaling, O. Oenema229
 Salt Buildup as a Factor of Soil Degradation / I. Szabolcs253
 Sodic Soils / P. Rengasamy265
 Soil Pollution and Contamination / B. R. Singh279
 Acid Sulfate Soils / M. E. F. van Mensvoort, D. L. Dent301
 Long-Term Characterization: Monitoring and Modeling / J. Bouma337
 Scaling and Extrapolation of Soil Degradation Assessments / L. T. West, D. D. Bosch359
 Applications of Geographic Information Systems in Soil Degradation Assessments / G. W. Petersen, Egide Nizeyimana, B. M. Evans377
 Remote Sensing Applications to Soil Degradation Assessments / Egide Nizeyimana, G. W. Petersen393
 Mapping Soil Degradation / Marcel R. Hoosbeek, Alfred Stein, Ray B. Bryant407
 Revisiting the Glasod Methodology / L. R. Oldeman, G. W. J. van Lynden423
 Desertification Assessment / H. E. Dregne441
 Agronomic Impact of Soil Degradation / R. Lal459
 Methods of Economic Assessment of On-Site and Off-Site Costs of Soil Degradation / John G. Lee, Douglas D. Southgate, John H. Sanders475
 The On-Farm Economic Costs of Erosion / Pierre Crosson495
 Methods for Assessing the Impacts of Soil Degradation on Water Quality / Gary M. Pierzynski, G. M. Hettiarachchi, J. K. Koelliker513
 Research and Development Priorities / R. Lal547
 Index555


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