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  1. Soil Quality and Agricultural Sustainability

    By R. Lal

    Soil degradation causes a shrinking of arable land resources, and the persistence of starvation and malnutrition. The depletion is compounded by the increasing populations of developing tropical nations, and the conversion of agricultural land to other uses. As a result, per capita grain harvesting...

    Published November 1st 1998 by CRC Press

  2. Carbon Dioxide Problem

    Integrated Energy and Environmental Policies for the 21st Century

    Edited by Toshinori Kojima

    The problems of global warming and environmental pollution are some of the most difficult challenges this planet faces in the 21st century. Carbon dioxide, often identified as one of the culprits, is an inevitable product of the combustion of fossil fuels, necessary for our modern economies to...

    Published October 28th 1998 by CRC Press

  3. Soybean Production in the Midsouth

    By Larry G. Heatherly, Harry F. Hodges

    This book compiles information relevant to understanding soybean production processes and condenses it into a single volume. The authors identify production practices and bring together diverse information that suggests ways for producers to better utilize the soil and climatic resources of the...

    Published September 29th 1998 by CRC Press

  4. Soil Quality and Soil Erosion

    Edited by Raj Ratta, R. Lal

    This work examines the issue of accelerated soil erosion, which has become an increasingly serious concern in the twentieth century. Aspects considered include on-site impact of erosion; application of soil science to problems of non-agricultural uses of soil, such as mineland restoration, urban...

    Published September 24th 1998 by CRC Press

  5. The Balanced Engineer

    Essential Ideas for Career Development

    By Ieee

    Published September 1st 1998 by CRC Press

  6. The North American Forests

    Geography, Ecology, and Silviculture

    By Laurence C. Walker

    The North American Forests: Geography, Ecology, and Silviculture describes where, why, and how the many kinds of trees found on this continent grow in silvical associations - called forest cover types. Thirteen chapters describe more than 100 forest cover types, involving several times that many...

    Published August 28th 1998 by CRC Press

  7. Routledge Spanish Dictionary of Environmental Technology Diccionario Ingles de Tecnologia Medioambiental


    This dictionary consists of some 30,000 terms and references in both Spanish and English. Terms are drawn from all the major areas of environmental technology....

    Published August 20th 1998 by Routledge

  8. Atmospheric Processes and Systems

    By Russell D. Thompson

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environmental Science

    Atmospheric Processes and Systems presents a concise introduction to the atmosphere and the fundamentals of weather. Examining different aspects of the mass, energy and circulation systems in the atmosphere, this text provides detailed accounts of specific phenomena, including* the composition and...

    Published August 20th 1998 by Routledge

  9. The Potential of U.S. Cropland to Sequester Carbon and Mitigate the Greenhouse Effect

    By John M. Kimble, Ronald F. Follett, C. Vernon Cole

    This report assesses the potential of U.S. cropland to sequester carbon, concluding that properly applied soil restorative processes and best management practices can help mitigate the greenhouse effect by decreasing the emissions of greenhouse gases from U.S. agricultural activities and by making...

    Published August 1st 1998 by CRC Press

  10. Trichoderma And Gliocladium, Volume 2

    Enzymes, Biological Control and commercial applications

    Edited by Gary E. Harman, C. P. Kubicek

    Fungi belonging to the genera Trichoderma and Gliocladium are soil- bourne saprophytes which have been used for industrial and agricultural applications for decades. Some strains produce enzymes and antibiotics while others are useful as biological agents for the protection of plants against...

    Published July 31st 1998 by CRC Press