Managing Global Resources for a Secure Future

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

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Division: SSSA Division: Pedology

Title: The Future of Soil Horizon Research (includes student competition)

Organizers: Alfred E. Hartemink and Karen L. Vaughan
Moderator: Alfred Hartemink
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Format: Oral Topical Session
Keywords: soil horizons

Session Description: Soil horizons are used to frame our understanding of soil properties in a profile and for classifying the soil profile. This session focuses on soil horizon assessment, definitions, boundaries, topography, designations etc and how these can be improved and further developed.