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Soil science

Soil science is the study of soil as a natural resource on the surface of the Earth including soil formation, classification and mapping; physical, chemical, biological, and fertility properties of soils; and these properties in relation to the use and management of soils.

There are 186 pages tagged with Soil science:

Nordic-Baltic workshop

Boreal peatlands provide an important carbon sink and play a key role in the global carbon cycle and climate system. During the past century, >10 million ha of natural peatlands have been drained in

Boreal biosphere-climate interactions

Land-atmosphere exchanges of greenhouse gases, water and energy in the boreal landscape

Trees and Forests for Global Development

Sustainable management of trees and forest for people and the environment

Integrated Monitoring in natural ecosystems (IM)

Integrated Monitoring in natural ecosystems (IM) is funded by the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency. Parts of the monitoring at Aneboda is funded by SITES. The Swedish Geological Survey and IVL


The IM site, called F1, is one of several small catchments around lake Gårdsjön which have been thoroughly investigated from both lake and forest point of view since around 1970. The most widely


Kindla is situated about 25 km straight to the northwest of Lindesberg, roughly 15 kilometres northwest of Storå/Guldsmedshyttan near the little village of Nyberget. The site is situated on the


The Integrated Monitoring area Gammtratten is situated 100 km west of Umeå and roughly 50 kilometres southeast of Åsele near the little village of Norrtjärn. The site is part of a 754 ha nature


The IM site Aneboda is situated 28 km northwest of Växjö, roughly 10 kilometres south of Lammhult. The IM site is about one kilometre southwest of Aneboda church. The site and the nearby forest and


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Research on biogeochemistry at the forest ecology and management department focuses on understanding the biogeochemical transformation and cycling of energy, water, carbon, nitrogen, and other