The Soils of Wisconsin

This book provides an up-to-date and comprehensive report on the soils of Wisconsin, a state that offers a rich tapestry of soils. It discusses the relevant soil forming factors and soil processes in detail and subsequently reviews the main soil regions and dominant soil orders, including paleosols...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Bockheim, James G., Hartemink, Alfred E. (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2017, 2017
Edition:1st ed. 2017
Series:World Soils Book Series
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • History of soil mapping and research
  • Soil-forming factors
  • Soil-forming processes
  • General soil regions
  • Diagnostic horizons and soil taxa in Wisconsin
  • Taxonomic soil regions of Wisconsin
  • Alfisols
  • Spodosols
  • Entisols
  • Mollisols