We are open but due to high demand and courier delays, delivery times are expected to be longer.
0

Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - The Australian Soil Classification by National Committee on Soil and Terrain

The Australian Soil Classification provides a framework for organising knowledge about Australian soils by allocating soils to classes via a key. Since its publication in 1996, this book has been widely adopted and formally endorsed as the official national system. It has provided a means of communication among scientists and land managers and has proven to be of particular value in land resource survey and research programs, environmental studies and education.

Classification is a basic requirement of all science and needs to be periodically revised as knowledge increases. This third edition of The Australian Soil Classification includes updates from a working group of the National Committee on Soil and Terrain (NCST). The main change in this edition accommodates new knowledge and understanding of the significance, nature, distribution and refined testing for soils comprising deep sands, leading to the inclusion of a new Order, the Arenosols. The introduction of the Arenosols Order led to a review and changes to Calcarosols, Tenosols and Rudosols.

The Australian Soil Classification is Volume 4 in the Australian Soil and Land Survey Handbooks Series.

Buy The Australian Soil Classification by National Committee on Soil and Terrain from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781486314775
Format: Paperback / softback
(245mm x 170mm x 13mm)
Pages: 192
Imprint: CSIRO Publishing
Publisher: CSIRO Publishing
Publish Date: 1-Mar-2021
Country of Publication: Australia

Other Editions - The Australian Soil Classification by National Committee on Soil and Terrain

Book Reviews - The Australian Soil Classification by National Committee on Soil and Terrain

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about The Australian Soil Classification book by National Committee on Soil and Terrain and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)


A Preview for this title is currently not available.