Developments in Soil Salinity Assessment and Reclamation

Innovative Thinking and Use of Marginal Soil and Water Resources in Irrigated Agriculture

Editors: Shahid, Shabbir A., Abdelfattah, Mahmoud A., Taha, Faisal K. (Eds.)

  • Covers advances in soil salinity mapping and monitoring, management and reclamation of salt-affected soils 
  • Offers agricultural improvements for use of marginal quality water in crop production, salt-tolerance mechanisms in plants and more 
  • Expertly developed and organized to present the latest advances and science on soil salinity in arid and semi-arid regions
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The papers assembled here cover topics such as technological advances in soil salinity mapping and monitoring, management and reclamation of salt-affected soils, use of marginal quality water for crop production, salt-tolerance mechanisms in plants, biosaline agriculture and agroforestry, microbiological interventions for marginal soils, opportunities and challenges in using marginal waters, and soil and water management in irrigated agriculture.

Table of contents (52 chapters)

  • Developments in Soil Salinity Assessment, Modeling, Mapping, and Monitoring from Regional to Submicroscopic Scales

    Shahid, Shabbir A.

    Pages 3-43

  • Soil Salinity Modeling, Approaches, and Key Issues

    Batlle-Sales, Jorge

    Pages 45-59

  • Quantification of the Salt Content of Soils Under Different Climatic Conditions on a National Scale in South Africa

    Nell, J. P.

    Pages 61-73

  • Soil Salinization Assessment and Monitoring at Boe Klue District, Nan Province, Northern Thailand

    Im-Erb, Rungsun (et al.)

    Pages 75-86

  • Soil Salinity Mapping Using Multi-Temporal Satellite Images in Agricultural Fields of Syrdarya Province of Uzbekistan

    Platonov, Alexander (et al.)

    Pages 87-98

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eBook $219.00
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  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $279.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-94-007-5683-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Developments in Soil Salinity Assessment and Reclamation
Book Subtitle
Innovative Thinking and Use of Marginal Soil and Water Resources in Irrigated Agriculture
Editors
  • Shabbir A. Shahid
  • Mahmoud A. Abdelfattah
  • Faisal K. Taha
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
eBook ISBN
978-94-007-5684-7
DOI
10.1007/978-94-007-5684-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-94-007-5683-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
LI, 808
Topics