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The Nature and Properties of Soils (15th Edition) by
This text introduces the exciting world of soils and effectively explains the fundamentals of soil science. Worked calculations, vignettes, and current real-world applications prepare readers to understand concepts and solve problems.
Know Soil Know Life by
Publication Date: 2012-12-26
Soil is the foundation our natural living world depends on, the substance of life, the critical zone of the earth. Learn about the diversity of soils and their importance in our environment.
Soil Science Simplified by
Publication Date: 2016-04-01
Provides a practical introduction to the subject with a solid grounding in classification, genesis, and morphology of soils.
Glossary of Soil Science Terms
This glossary was created by an ad hoc committee of the Soil Science Society of America to provide a single glossary of terms for the various disciplines of soil science.
Glossary of Soil Survey Terms (PDF)
This glossary from the Natural Resource Conservation Service is derived from the Web Soil Survey.