2nd Edition

Soil and Environmental Analysis
Physical Methods, Revised, and Expanded

ISBN 9780824704148
Published October 12, 2000 by CRC Press
660 Pages

USD $375.00

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Book Description

"Reviews a wide range of methods for soil physical analysis. Considers applications, accuracy, measurement time, and cost of equipment. Provides examples of applications."

Table of Contents

Soil water content; matric potential; water release characteristic; hydraulic conductivity of saturated soils; unsaturated hydraulic activity; infiltration; particle size analysis; bulk density; liquid and plastic limits; penetrometer techniques in relation to soil compaction and root growth; tensile strength and friability; root growth - methods of measurement; gas movement and air-filled porosity; soil temperature regime; soil profile description and evaluation.

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Smith, Keith A.