Soil Physics: Agriculture and Environmental Applications by H. Don ScottSoil Physics: Agriculture and Environmental Applications by H. Don Scott

Soil Physics: Agriculture and Environmental Applications

byH. Don Scott

Hardcover | September 11, 2000

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This textbook is designed for use in university courses on the subject and as a reference book for practitioners and students. The work describes the physical properties of soils and how these properties affect agriculture and the environment. It is unique in its inclusion of pedology, taxonomy and pedotransfer functions.
H. Dan Scott is a university professor of soil physics in the Department of Crops, Soil, and Environmental Sciences at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. Dr. Scott’s research interests cover most aspects of soil-water crop relationships. His studies include geographical information systems in agriculture and natural resources,...
Title:Soil Physics: Agriculture and Environmental ApplicationsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:421 pages, 10.3 × 7.3 × 1.3 inPublished:September 11, 2000Publisher:WileyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0813820871

ISBN - 13:9780813820873


Table of Contents

Preface; Soil physics in perspective; Calculations of dimensions of physical quantities; Soil texture; Soil structure; Fate and transport of mass and energy; Soil temperature; Soil aeration; Soil water principles; Soil water flow; Soil water flow processes in the field; Solute transport; Soil-plant-water relations; Appendices - Review of geostatistics and the variability of soil properties; Review of mathematics; Review of physics; Index.