Lecture Notes are in Power Point as used in the lectures. All pictures and graphs from lecture are in the Power Point Presentation.
If you want to use these notes in lecture you should copy them from the Web as the outline fomr and paste them into your word processing program and organize the notes according to your needs.
See Class Schedule 2125 orClass Schedule 1125 for the date of the lecture.
Lecture Notes From Power Point Presentations
Introduction AIntroduction to Soil Science
Introduction B What is soil?
Lecture 1a Soil From Rocks
Lecture 1b Soil as a resource: Soil Texture & Structure
Lecture 2a Soil Texture
Lecture 2b Soil Texture and Hydrology
Lecture 3a Soil Horizons
Lecture 3b Writing soil profile descriptions & Forest Soils
Lecture 4a Soil Forming Factor : Glaciation as a Parent Material & Climate
Lecture 4b Soil Forming Factors - Biotic, Topography, & Time
Lecture 5a Soil Taxonomy
Lecture 5b Soils of MinnesotaSame as Soils of the Week
Lecture 6a Soil Weight & Tillage
Lecture 6b Constructed Wetlands
Lecture 7a Soil Water
Lecture 7b Soil Water Movement & Hydrologic Cycle
Lecture 8a Soil Survey
Lecture 8b Land Use Project
Lecture 9a Carbon Cycle
Lecture 9b Nitrogen Cycle
Lecture 10a Organic Matter
Lecture 10b The Challenge of Ephosus & Soil Erosion
Lecture 11a Clay Minerals
Lecture 12a Soil Chemistry
Lecture 12b Cation Exchange
Lecture 13a Fertility- N,P,K
Lecture 13bFertility & Nutrient Uptake
Lecture 14 Soil Pollution