The Soils of Georgia

This book provides an extensive overview of the diversity of soils in Georgia. It highlights the soil-forming environment (climate, geology, geomorphology), the characterization of the physical, chemical and morphological (macro-, micro-) properties of soils, the history of soil research in Georgia,...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Matchavariani, Lia (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2019, 2019
Edition:1st ed. 2019
Series:World Soils Book Series
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Soil-forming Environment (Climate, Geology, Geomorphology)
  • Characterization of Soils (Physical and Chemical Properties)
  • Soil Research History
  • Geographic Distribution of Soils in Georgia
  • Soil Cover Description
  • Soil Zoning
  • Soil Classification
  • Land use
  • Soil Ecology
  • Anthropogenic Soil Degradation, Contamination and Erosion
  • Soil Maps