Volume 29 2011

Soil Health and Climate Change

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ISBN: 978-3-642-20255-1 (Print) 978-3-642-20256-8 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Soil health indicators for the climate change

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-24

      Soil Health and Climate Change: An Overview

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 25-45

      Soil Health Indicators Under Climate Change: A Review of Current Knowledge

  3. Soil attributes and soil processes in response to the climate change

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 47-47

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 49-67

      Climate Change on Soil Structure and Soil Health: Impacts and Adaptation

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 69-85

      Soil pH, Soil Health and Climate Change

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      Pages 87-106

      Soil Organic Matter, Soil Health and Climate Change

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 107-129

      The Nitrogen Cycle: Implications for Management, Soil Health, and Climate Change

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 131-153

      Soil Respiration in Future Global Change Scenarios

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 155-177

      Soil Biota, Soil Health and Global Change

  4. Conventional land use systems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 179-179

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 181-206

      Tillage and Crop Stubble Management and Soil Health in a Changing Climate

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 207-236

      Intensification in Pastoral Farming: Impacts on Soil Attributes and Gaseous Emissions

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 237-255

      Climate Change Impacts on Soil Processes in Rangelands

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 257-285

      Possible Impacts of Climate Change on Forest Soil Health

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 287-314

      Rehabilitated Mine-Site Management, Soil Health and Climate Change

  5. Organic farming, biochar and bioenergy systems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 315-315

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 317-343

      Organic Farming: Pros and Cons for Soil Health and Climate Change

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 345-368

      Biochar in Soil for Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 369-397

      Bioenergy Systems, Soil Health and Climate Change

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 399-403