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Coastal Acid Sulfate Soils


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An Introduction to Acid Sulfate Soils

Sammut, Jesmond
2nd Edition
Environment Australia and Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry - Australia, June 2000
ISBN 0 7347 1208 1

About the Booklet

A key to better acid sulfate soil management is the promotion of information. This popular Introduction to Acid Sulfate Soils booklet, now in its second edition, provides a clear explanation about how acid sulfate soils formed naturally and their serious impacts.

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