Soil Magnetism: Applications in Pedology, Environmental Science and Agriculture by Neli Jordanova

Soil Magnetism: Applications in Pedology, Environmental Science and Agriculture

byNeli Jordanova

Kobo ebook | November 10, 2016

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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 and geochemical characterization of major soil types according to the FAO classification system, with Part II covering the mapping of topsoil magnetic signatures on the basis of soil magnetic characteristics. The book concludes with practical examples on the application of magnetic methods in environmental science, agriculture, soil pollution, and paleoclimate.

  • Provides an overview of the major findings of uncontaminated soil profiles and proposes a system of magnetic characteristics
  • Elucidates the relationship between geochemical and magnetic characteristics of different soil types, providing a basis for wider recognition and application of soil magnetism in classical pedagogical characterization of soils
  • Covers the peculiarities of the main taxonomic soil groups in terms of magnetic mineralogy and depth variations in concentration, grain size, and phase composition of iron oxides

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Title:Soil Magnetism: Applications in Pedology, Environmental Science and AgricultureFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:November 10, 2016Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0128094958

ISBN - 13:9780128094952

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