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|Genre/Form:||Conference papers and proceedings
|Material Type:||Conference publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
M J Wilson; B Maliszewska-Kordybach
|Notes:||"Published in cooperation with NATO Scientific Affairs Division."
"Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Soil Quality in Relation to Sustainable Development of Agriculture and Environmental Security in Cenral and Eastern Europe, Pulawy, Poland 13-17 October 1997"--Title page verso.
|Description:||xv, 375 pages : illustrations, maps (some color) ; 25 cm.|
|Contents:||Soil Quality, Sustainable Development and Environmental Security; Introduction to General Concepts / M. J. Wilson --
Pt. I. Overall Concepts of Soil Quality, Sustainable Development and Environmental Security; Synopsis and Overview. Soil, Sustainability and Security; The Importance of Ecosystem Integrity / C. B. Davis and F. P. Miller. Soil Quality in Relation to the Concepts of Multifunctionality and Sustainable Development / G. Varallyay --
Pt. II. Soil Quality Studies in Central and Eastern European Countries; Synopsis and Overview. The Heavy Metals and Sulphur Status of Agricultural Soils in Poland / H. Terelak and T. Motowicka-Terelak. Organic Contaminants in Agricultural Soils in Central and East European Countries as Compared to West European Countries; Example of PAHs / B. Maliszewska-Kordybach. Quality and Contamination of Agricultural Soils in Hungary as Indicated by Environmental Monitoring and Risk Assessment / A. Muranyi. Contamination and Degradation of Soils in the Czech Republic --
Contemporary and Future State / E. Podlesakova and J. Nemecek. The Present Status of the Soil Environment in Russia / S. Andronikov --
Pt. III. Studies Emphasizing Some Western Examples of Management Practices and Strategies Relating to Agricultural Sustainability and Environmental Security; Synopsis and Overview. Agro-Environmental Aspects of Land Disposal of Industrial Wastes / S. Haneklaus, J. Fleckenstein and E. Schnug. Long-Term Field Experiments and Implications for Soil Quality Assessment with Respect to Organic Contaminants; The significance of sewage sludge applied to agricultural land / R. E. Alcock and K. C. Jones. Organic Farming on Large Farms with Special Reference to Eastern Germany; Management strategies, environmental effects and economic aspects / J. Bachinger and K. Stein-Bachinger. Minimum Tillage Technology as an Alternative to Traditional Systems: Environmental Implications and their Relevance to Poland and other CEES / B. C. Ball. Soil Physical Quality and the Effects of Management / A. R. Dexter and E. A. Czyz. Herbicide Management to Maintain Environmental Quality: Lessons to be learned from North American Herbicide Management Practice / S. A. Clay. Controlling Animal Waste Management in Denmark as Related to Soil and Water Quality / C. A. Pedersen. The Use of Soil Data to Predict Environmental Sensitivity to Pollution / E. Paterson, W. Towers and S. J. Langan --
Pt. IV. Management Practices Relating to Agricultural Sustainability and Environmental Security, Emphasizing Examples from Central and Eastern Europe; Synopsis and Overview. Impact of Management Practices on Soil Quality in CEE Countries with Particular Reference to Poland / M. Fotyma. Application of Sludges for Remediation of Contaminated Soil Environment / T. I. Stuczynski, W. L. Daniels and F. Pistelok / [et al.]. Past, Present and Future Status of N-Fertilization Policies in Hungary / T. Nemeth. Soil Tillage Systems Applied in Russia to Prevent Soil Erosion and Degradation / A. G. Bondarev. A Mechanism for the Self-Regulation of Fertility in Ukrainian Chernozems / M. K. Shikula. Conservation and Non-Plough Systems of Crop Production in Ukraine with Increased Reproduction of Soil Fertility / M. V. Kapshtyk, M. K. Shikula and L. R. Petrenko. An Erosion Control System for Sustainable Land Use in a Lithuanian Catchment / B. Jankauskas and G. Jankauskiene. Rehabilitation of Acid Soils by Liming and Longterm Manurial Treatment / A. Pleseviciene and B. Jankauskas. Interacting Effects of Liming, Fertilization and Plant Breeding in Some Lithuanian Soils in Relation to Environmental Protection / J. Staputis --
Pt. V. Socio-Economic Aspects of Agricultural Sustainability and Environmental Security in Central and East European Countries; Synopsis and Overview. Appropriate Agricultural Policies to Sustain Agriculture in the Central and Eastern European Countries / G. E. Dalton. Future of Polish Agriculture: Possibilities and Problems / I. Duer and S. Krasowicz. Opportunities for Sustainable Agriculture in the CEECs with Particular Emphasis on Poland / A. Wos. Assessments of Environmental Policy Measures: A Farm Approach / S. Gedek --
Pt. VI. Conclusions and Recommendations.
|Series Title:||NATO science series., Partnership sub-series 2,, Environmental security ;, v. 69.|
|Responsibility:||edited by M.J. Wilson and B. Maliszewska-Kordybach.|
- Soils -- Quality -- Europe, Eastern -- Congresses.
- Soils -- Quality -- Europe, Central -- Congresses.
- Sustainable agriculture -- Europe, Eastern -- Congresses.
- Sustainable agriculture -- Europe, Central -- Congresses.
- Environmental protection -- Europe, Eastern -- Congresses.
- Environmental protection -- Europe, Central -- Congresses.
- Environmental protection.
- Soils -- Quality.
- Sustainable agriculture.
- Europe, Central.
- Europe, Eastern.
- soil quality
- sustainable agriculture
- environmental security
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- Eastern Europe
- sustainable development