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Source Material for Figures

Figure 1.01: Some examples of processes operating between major realms.
Drawn redesigned from Waltman, W.J., E.R. Levine, and J.M. Kimble. Proceedings of the First Soil Genesis Modeling Conference 1992 USDA SCS, National Soil Survey Center, Lincoln, NE.
Figure 1.02: Diagram of atmospheric layers.
Ahrens, C.D. 1994. Meteorology Today: An Introduction to Weather, Climate, and the Environment. West Publishers, Minneapolis-St. Paul.

Suggested Reading

Lal, R., J. Kimble, E. Levine and B. A. Stewart (1995), Soils and Global Change, Advances in Soil Science. Boca Raton, CRC Press, Inc.

Mackenzie, F. T. (1998), Our Changing Planet: An Introduction to Earth System Science and Global Environmental Change. Upper Saddle River, N.J., Prentice Hall.

Oremland, R. S. (1991), Biogeochemistry of Global Change: Radiatively Active Trace Gases. New York, Chapman & Hall.

Schlesinger, W. (1997), Biogeochemistry: An Analysis of Global Change. San Diego, Academic Press.

Vernadskii, V. I. and V. I. Vernadsky (1997), The Biosphere: Complete Annotated Edition. Translator: David Langmuir, The Hague, Springer Verlag.

Woodwell, G. M. (1984), The Role of Terrestrial Vegetation in the Global Carbon Cycle: Measurement by Remote Sensing. New York, John Wiley & Sons.


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