Urban Soil in Landscape Design by Phillip J. CraulUrban Soil in Landscape Design by Phillip J. Craul

Urban Soil in Landscape Design

byPhillip J. Craul

Hardcover | September 15, 1992

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Presents essential information on the fundamental properties of soils and how they are affected under urban conditions. Coverage includes the physical, chemical and biological characterisitics of soil; how it can be classified, inventoried and mapped; urban soil properties; problems and solutions to many of the more common urban soils; methods of ameliorating compaction including other major drainage problems and much more. Contains over 150 illustrations.
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Title:Urban Soil in Landscape DesignFormat:HardcoverDimensions:416 pages, 9.57 × 6.28 × 1 inPublished:September 15, 1992Publisher:Wiley

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ISBN - 10:047180598X

ISBN - 13:9780471805984

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Table of Contents

Basic Soil Properties.

The Soil as a Natural Body.

The Description of Urban Soil.


Soil Fertility.

Soil Contamination.

Soil Compaction and Its Amelioration.

Drainage and Irrigation.

Site Preparation and Tree Planting.

Site Assessment, Soil Analysis, and Site Design.