Land Degradation and Other Soil Problems

Duration: 1.5 hours

A number of major soil related problems can occur. Some are inherent in the nature of the soil itself and other are man-made. In this course, you will learn about the range of problems that affect soils. Includes material on structural decline, water repellence, erosion, hard layers (including cementation), acidifcation, and alkalinity and sodicity. Also discusses salinity and control methods for salinity.


Please note: Course notes are provided in PDF format for your convenience and can be downloaded to print or view on your device.

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