World Soils Book Series

The Soils of Ireland

Editors: Creamer, Rachel, O’Sullivan, Lilian (Eds.)

  • Provides a comprehensive overview of Irish soils
    Is richly illustrated describing Irish soils
    Presents important discussions and applications of the study of soils and soil management

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About this book

This book provides a comprehensive overview of pedology in Ireland. It describes the main soil types of the country, their functions, ecological use, and the conditions to which they were subjected associated with management over time. In addition, it presents a complete set of data, pictures and maps, including benchmark profiles. Factors involved in soil formation are also discussed, making use of new, unpublished data and elaborations. The book was produced with the support and sponsorship of Teagasc, The Agriculture and Food Development Authority, Ireland and the Irish Environmental Protection Agency.

Table of contents (21 chapters)

  • A History of Soil Research with Emphasis on Pedology

    O’Sullivan, Lilian (et al.)

    Pages 1-9

  • Soil Formation

    O’Sullivan, Lilian (et al.)

    Pages 11-37

    Preview Buy Chapter 30,19 €
  • Soil Classification

    Creamer, Rachel (et al.)

    Pages 39-54

  • Soil Geography and Development of the Third Edition National Soil Map

    O’Sullivan, Lilian (et al.)

    Pages 55-116

  • Landscapes: An Introduction

    O’Sullivan, Lilian (et al.)

    Pages 117-118

Buy this book

eBook 101,14 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-71189-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 124,79 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-71188-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Soils of Ireland
Editors
  • Rachel Creamer
  • Lilian O’Sullivan
Series Title
World Soils Book Series
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-71189-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-71189-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-71188-1
Series ISSN
2211-1255
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 300
Number of Illustrations and Tables
10 b/w illustrations, 178 illustrations in colour
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