STUDY GUIDE DEPARTMENT OF FORESTRY


STUDY GUIDE DEPARTMENT OF FORESTRY

FOB202- Forest Soil Science (2L, 3P)

Soil minerals and rocks and their relationships with forests. Forest soils formation. Soil physical and chemical properties. Soil organisms. Organic matter. Forest humus.  Forest soils and hydrological cycle. Impacts of forest fires and human activities on forest soils. Soils of forest nurseries.  Forest soil sampling and analysis. Forest soil classification. Nutrient cycling.