Introduction

Chapter
Part of the World Soils Book Series book series (WSBS, volume 1)

Abstract

Bangladesh, particularly with regard to its soils, is introduced in this chapter and the scenario of the state of affairs concerning Bangladesh soils is discussed briefly.

Keywords

Inorganic Fertilizer Peat Land Microclimatic Variation Problem Soil Sundarban Mangrove 
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References

  1. Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (2008) 2007 Yearbook of Agricultural Statistics of Bangladesh, Statistics Division, Ministry of Planning, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, August 2008. www.bbs.gov.bd
  2. Choudhury AKK (2008) Landuse planning in Bangladesh. A H development Publishing House, Dhaka (ISBN: 984-8360-020-9), pp 1–32Google Scholar
  3. Ministry of Agriculture, GoB (2012) Medium term strategic business plan for the Ministry of Agriculture. Ministry of Agriculture. Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, Bangladesh Secretariat, Dhaka, p 131Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Soil, Water and Environment, Bangladesh–Australia Centre for Environmental ResearchUniversity of DhakaDhakaBangladesh
  2. 2.Soil Resource Development Institute (SRD)DhakaBangladesh

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