Managing Global Resources for a Secure Future

2017 Annual Meeting | Oct. 22-25 | Tampa, FL

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Division: SSSA Division: Pedology

Title: Symposium--New Ideas and Instruments in Pedology (includes student competition)

Organizers: Karen L. Vaughan and Alfred E. Hartemink
Moderator: Alfred Hartemink
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Format: Oral Symposium
Keywords: instrumentation, pedology, quantatative and technology

Session Description: Great progress has been made in the systematic study of soils. Further progress is needed to advance our understanding which includes a combination of new technologies and sound scientific theory. This session focuses on new ideas and technologies and instruments (tools, techniques, methodologies) that improve the study of soil in the field.