Soils: Further Research

Web Sites:


  • Soil Videos, Soil Science Education
    A list of soil related videos and sources


  • Landslides, Slumps, & Creep (First Books - Earth and Sky Science), Franklin Watts, Incorporated; ISBN: 0531158977
  • Keeping the Land Alive: Soil Erosion, Its Causes and Cures (Soils Bulletin, No 50), Food & Agriculture Org; ISBN: 925101342X
  • Soil Science Simplified by Helmut Kohnke, D.P. Franzmeier, Waveland Press; ISBN: 0881338133


  • Soil Science Society of America Journal, Browse the current journal as well as view archived issues
  • Earth, AGI
    Published by the American Geosciences Institute, this magazine reviews current issues in the Earth Sciences and can serve as a valuable supplemental resource for teachers and students alike. Visit the web site for online articles and information about obtaining a one-year subscription (40% discount for AGI Member Society members; 65% discount for students).
  • National Geographic, Excellent source of articles. Often includes helpful maps.
  • Science News
    Excellent source of articles describing the most recent and interesting events in scientific research.
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