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By J. M. Barea (auth.), B. A. Stewart (eds.)

The research of soils has taken on elevated value simply because a swiftly increasing inhabitants is putting calls for at the soil by no means sooner than experi­ enced. This has ended in a rise in land degradation. Land degradation is without doubt one of the such a lot critical difficulties dealing with mankind. quantity eleven of Advances in Soil technological know-how used to be dedicated fullyyt to this severe quarter of soil technology. The editors of that quantity, R. Lal and B.A. Stewart, outlined soil degradation because the decline in soil caliber brought on by its misuse through people. They additional said that soil degradation is an incredible situation for no less than purposes. First, it undermines the effective capability of an atmosphere. moment, it impacts international weather via adjustments in water and effort balances and disruptions in cycles of carbon, nitrogen, sulfur, and different parts. via its effect on agricultural productiveness and surroundings, soil deg­ radation ends up in political and social instability, greater cost of deforesta­ tion, extensive use of marginal and fragile lands, speeded up runoff and soil erosion, pollutants of normal waters, and emission of greenhouse gases into the ambience. in reality, soil degradation impacts the very textile of mankind.

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Fijacion y movilizacion biologica de nutrientes. Nuevas tendencias. , Madrid (in press). A. L. Wample, 1987. Leaf water and carbohydrate status of VA mycorrhizal rose exposed to drought stress. Plant Soil 99:291302. , F. M. Barea. 1988. Influence of mycorrhiza vs. soluble phosphate on growth nodulation and N2 fixation C5 N) in alfalfa under different levels of water potential. Biol. Fertil. Soils 7:28-31. , A. M. Barea. 1978. Comparative role of phosphate in soil or inside the host on the formation and effects of endomycorrhiza.

VII. A detailed study of effects of soil phosphorus on colonization. New Phytol. 111:435-446. Arines, 1. 1990. Aspectos ffsico qufmicos de la fijacion y movilizacion biologica de nutrientes en el suelo y su incidencia en la formacion y efectos de las micorrizas VA. L. M. Barea, and 1. ), Fijacion y movilizacion biologica de nutrientes. Nuevas tendencias. , Madrid (in press). A. L. Wample, 1987. Leaf water and carbohydrate status of VA mycorrhizal rose exposed to drought stress. Plant Soil 99:291302.

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