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Methods in Applied Soil Microbiology and Biochemistry

Handbook / Manual

By: K Alef and P Nannipieri

512 pages, B/w photos, illus, tabs

Academic Press

Spiralbound | Jun 1995 | #47071 | ISBN: 0125138407
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Both laboratory and field-based methods are presented, with an integrated discussion of concepts, theories and methods.

This book manages to cover all these areas in a user-friendly format which will be useful to ecologists, microbiologists and plant scientists. --Penny R. Hirsch in ANNALS OF BOTANY "A very useful book in a very practical format. It is not just one for the library but will find a natural place on the bookshelf in the laboratory." --Alan P. Newman in BIOLOGICAL AGRICULTURE AND HORTICULTURE


(Chapter Headings): Introduction. Quality Control and Quality Assurance in Applied Soil Microbiology and Biochemistry. Soil Sampling, Handling, Storage, And Analysis. Enrichment, Isolation and Counting of Soil Microorganisms. Estimation of Microbial Activities. Anaerobic Microbial Activities in Soil. Enzyme Activities. Micorbial Biomass. Community Structure. Field Methods. Bioremediation of Soil. Subject Index.

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