Book 2012

Carbon Sequestration in Agricultural Soils

A Multidisciplinary Approach to Innovative Methods


ISBN: 978-3-642-23384-5 (Print) 978-3-642-23385-2 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

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    Pages 1-19

    The Nature of Soil Organic Matter and Innovative Soil Managements to Fight Global Changes and Maintain Agricultural Productivity

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    Pages 21-37

    The Kyoto Protocol and European and Italian Regulations in Agriculture

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    Pages 39-60

    Field Plots and Crop Yields Under Innovative Methods of Carbon Sequestration in Soil

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    Pages 61-105

    Carbon Sequestration in Soils by Hydrophobic Protection and In Situ Catalyzed Photo-Polymerization of Soil Organic Matter (SOM): Chemical and Physical–Chemical Aspects of SOM in Field Plots

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    Pages 107-144

    The Stable Isotopes Approach to Study C and N Sequestration Processes in a Plant–Soil System

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    Pages 145-177

    Impact of Innovative Agricultural Practices of Carbon Sequestration on Soil Microbial Community

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    Pages 179-207

    Effects of Methods of Carbon Sequestration in Soil on Biochemical Indicators of Soil Quality

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    Pages 209-228

    Biological and Biotechnological Evaluation of Carbon Dynamics in Field Experiments

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    Pages 229-259

    Measurements of CO2 and N2O Emissions in the Agricultural Field Experiments of the MESCOSAGR Project

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    Pages 261-290

    Effects of Carbon Sequestration Methods on Soil Respiration and Root Systems in Microcosm Experiments and In Vitro Studies

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    Pages 291-307

    New Modeling Approach to Describe and Predict Carbon Sequestration Dynamics in Agricultural Soils