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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Soil degradation in the United States : extent, severity, and trends /
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Author Title of a Work
Lal, R.
Publisher Lewis Publishers,
Year Published 2004
OCLC Number 52341493
ISBN 1566705347; 9781566705349
Subjects Soil degradation--United States. ; Bodenabbau. ; Bodenerosion. ; USA.
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CRCnetBASE http://www.crcnetbase.com/isbn/9780203496381
Table of contents http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&doc_number=012935510&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA
Publisher description http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0646/2003044233-d.html
Holdings
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Status
EJAM  S624.A1S63 2004 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 01/23/2004
EJBM  S624.A1.S63 2004 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 03/02/2020
Collation 204 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
SECTION I: BASIC PROCESSES: Soil degradation -- Global extent of soil degradation and desertification -- Land use in the U.S. -- Soil degradation category indicators: methodology -- SECTION II: WATER AND WIND EROSION: Soil erosion by water from croplands -- Soil erosion by water from grazing, CRP, and minor lands -- Wind erosion on private lands in the U.S. -- Water and wind erosion on U.S. croplands -- Total erosion, wind erosion, and erosion on pasture and CRP lands -- SECTION III: OTHER FORMS OF DEGRADATION: Desertification -- Salinization -- Soil degradation by mining and other disturbance -- Wetland degradation -- SECTION IV: POLICY AND CONSERVATION PROGRAMS: Policy options -- Appendices.