Download or Read online Storing Carbon in Agricultural Soils full in PDF, ePub and kindle. this book written by Norman J. Rosenberg and published by Springer Science & Business Media which was released on 09 March 2013 with total page 118 pages. We cannot guarantee that Storing Carbon in Agricultural Soils book is available in the library, click Get Book button and read full online book in your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile whenever and wherever You Like. Soil carbon sequestration can play a strategic role in controlling the increase of CO2 in the atmosphere and thereby help mitigate climatic change. There are scientific opportunities to increase the capacity of soils to store carbon and remove it from circulation for longer periods of time. The vast areas of degraded and desertified lands throughout the world offer great potential for the sequestration of very large quantities of carbon. If credits are to be bought and sold for carbon storage, quick and inexpensive instruments and methods will be needed to monitor and verify that carbon is actually being added and maintained in soils. Large-scale soil carbon sequestration projects pose economic and social problems that need to be explored. This book focuses on scientific and implementation issues that need to be addressed in order to advance the discipline of carbon sequestration from theory to reality. The main issues discussed in the book are broad and cover aspects of basic science, monitoring, and implementation. The opportunity to restore productivity of degraded lands through carbon sequestration is examined in detail. This book will be of special interest to professionals in agronomy, soil science, and climatology.
Storing Carbon in Agricultural Soils
- Author : Norman J. Rosenberg
- Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
- Pages : 118 pages
- ISBN : 940173089X
- Release : 09 March 2013
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