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Carbon Sequestration in Soils of Latin America

Carbon Sequestration in Soils of Latin America

by Rattan Lal
     
 

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The problem of quickly mounting CO[subscript 2] emissions in the fast-developing Latin American region was addressed in a symposium held in Piracicaba, Brazil, in June 2004. Carbon Sequestration in Soils of Latin America presents the latest available knowledge in soil carbon sequestration and improved land and soil management which can also lead to other positive

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The problem of quickly mounting CO[subscript 2] emissions in the fast-developing Latin American region was addressed in a symposium held in Piracicaba, Brazil, in June 2004. Carbon Sequestration in Soils of Latin America presents the latest available knowledge in soil carbon sequestration and improved land and soil management which can also lead to other positive effects, such as greater fertility of soil and higher crop yields. This text, in easy-to-understand language, comprehensively reviews ways to best transform various soils from being a source of carbon released into the atmosphere to become a sink for carbon absorption.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781560221364
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/28/2006
Pages:
554
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.70(d)

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