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Unformatted text preview: NRES 201 Inro to Soil Science Lec. 27-28
Soil Organic Matter Ch. 11 3/13/2007 Organic C Distribution in Soils The effect of soil texture on organic carbon content Textural Effects?
Soils with Clay and Silt produce more biomass
Water holding capacity
Reduced aeration preserves OM
Clay-humus complexes form
Protected SOM from degradation 5 ...
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This note was uploaded on 07/23/2011 for the course NRES 201 taught by Professor Olson,k during the Spring '08 term at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.
- Spring '08