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Author Hazelton, Pam
Title Understanding Soils in Urban Environments
Imprint Victoria : CSIRO Publishing, 2009
©2010
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Descript 1 online resource (134 pages)
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Note Intro -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Preface -- 1 Soils in an urban environment -- 2 Soil characteristics important for urban soil management -- 3 Soils and the hydrological cycle in urban environments Colour plates -- 4 Soils for engineering purposes -- 5 Soil contamination in urban areas -- 6 Urban soils and ecosystems -- 7 Soils and vegetation: contributing to a more sustainable urban environment -- 8 Urban development on coastal soils -- 9 Interpretation of soil attributes in an urban environment -- Glossary -- Appendix:some international soil classifications -- Index
Details the physical, chemical and engineering properties of soils and how they can be managed
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Hazelton, Pam Understanding Soils in Urban Environments Victoria : CSIRO Publishing,c2009 9780643091740
Subject Urban soils
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Alt Author Murphy, Brian
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