By James G. Bockheim

ISBN-10: 3319084844

ISBN-13: 9783319084848

ISBN-10: 3319384147

ISBN-13: 9783319384146

this can be the 1st e-book completely dedicated to Cryopedology, the research of soils of chilly areas. The research treats Cryosols as a three-part process (active layer, transition layer, permafrost). The ebook considers soil-forming elements, cryogenic tactics, and class and distribution of Cryosols. Cryosols of the Arctic, Antarctica, and the excessive mountains are thought of intimately. The chapters tackle cryosols and earth-system technology, cryosols in a altering weather, cryosols databases and their use, and administration of cryosols. The booklet is wealthy in colour pictures and highlights the author’s forty three box journeys to Antarctica, the Arctic, and alpine areas.

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