Ecology and Management of Forest Soils / Edition 3

Ecology and Management of Forest Soils / Edition 3

by Richard F. Fisher, Dan Binkley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471194263

ISBN-13: 9780471194262

Pub. Date: 03/28/2000

Publisher: Wiley

The new edition meets the needs of today's ecologically- and environmentally-oriented students, emphasizing the ecological aspects of forest soils.

• Includes elements from Dr. Binkley's 1986 Wiley book, Forest Nutrition Management.

• Reflects the change in emphasis from production forestry to ecology and environmental concerns.

• Unites two

Overview

The new edition meets the needs of today's ecologically- and environmentally-oriented students, emphasizing the ecological aspects of forest soils.

• Includes elements from Dr. Binkley's 1986 Wiley book, Forest Nutrition Management.

• Reflects the change in emphasis from production forestry to ecology and environmental concerns.

• Unites two strong publishing areas—forestry and soil science.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471194262
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/28/2000
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
6.48(w) x 9.39(h) x 1.31(d)

Table of Contents

Forest Soils and Vegetation Development.

Soils of the Major Forest Biomes.

Physical Properties of Forest Soils.

Soil Chemistry and Nutrient Uptake.

Biology of Forest Soils.

Soil Organic Matter.

Soils and Roots.

Forest Biogeochemistry.

Fire Effects.

Forest Soil Classification.

Nutrition Management: Nutrient Limitations.

Nutrition Management: Fertilization.

Nutrition Management: Biological Nitrogen Fixation.

Forest Soil Management.

Long-Term Soil Productivity.

References.

Index.

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