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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Urban soils /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Lal, R.,
Stewart, B. A.
Publisher CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group,
Year Published 2018
OCLC Number 973481111
ISBN 9781498770095; 1498770096
Subjects Urban soils.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  S592.17.U73U73 2018 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 02/06/2019
Collation xv, 406 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Chapter 1. Urban Agriculture in the 21st Century / Rattan Lal -- Chapter 2. Urban Soil Mapping through the United States National Cooperative Soil Survey / Luis Hernandez, Maxine Levin, Joe Calus, John Galbraith, Edwin Muñiz, Kristine Ryan, Randy Riddle, Richard K. Shaw, Robert Dobos, Steve Peaslee, Susan Southard, Debbie Surabian, and David Lindbo -- Chapter 3. Changes in Soil Organic Carbon Stocks by Urbanization / V.I. Vasenev, J.J. Stoorvogel, A.V. Dolgikh, N.D. Ananyeva, K.V. Ivashchenko, and R. Valentini -- Chapter 4. Drivers of Urban Soil Carbon Dynamics / Tara L.E. Trammell, Susan Day, Richard V. Pouyat, Carl Rosier, Bryant Scharenbroch, and Ian Yesilonis -- Chapter 5. Soil Carbon and Nitrogen Cycling and Ecosystem Service in Cities / Weixing Zhu, Beth A. Egitto, Ian D. Yesilonis, and Richard V. Pouyat -- Chapter 6. Urban Soil Carbon Storage / Bryant Scharenbroch, Susan Day, Tara Trammell, and Richard Pouyat -- Chapter 7. Sealing Effects on Properties of Urban Soils / Przemys±aw Charzynski, Piotr Hulisz, Anna Piotrowska-D±ugosz, Dariusz Kaminski, and Andrzej Plak -- Chapter 8. Contaminants in Urban Soils: Bioavailability and Transfer / Dorothy S. Menefee and Ganga M. Hettiarachchi -- Chapter 9. Optimizing the Hydrologic Properties of Urban Soils / Mary G. Lusk and Gurpal S. Toor -- Chapter 10. Making Soils from Urban Wastes. Sally Brown -- Chapter 11. Properties of Soils Affected by Highways / Michele Bigger -- Chapter 12. An Applied Hydropedological Perspective on the Rendering of Ecosystem Services from Urban Soils / William D. Shuster and Stephen Dadio -- Chapter 13. Biogeochemistry of Rooftop Farm Soils / Yoshiki Harada, Thomas H. Whitlow, Nina L Bassuk, and Jonathan Russell-Anelli -- Chapter 14. Managing Urban Soils for Food Production / Klaus Lorenz -- Chapter 15. Vertical Farming Using Hydroponics and Aeroponics / Dickson Despommier -- Chapter 16. Soils and Waste Management in Urban India / Simi Mehta, Arjun Kumar, and Rattan Lal -- Chapter 17. Enhancing Awareness about the Importance of Urban Soils / Christina Siebe, Silke Cram, and Lucy Mora Palomino -- Chapter 18. Feeding Megacities by Urban Agriculture / Rattan Lal.