Some geographic implications of water-repellent soils
Document Type: Journal Article
Author(s): G. T. Foggin III; L. F. DeBano
Publication Year: 1971

Cataloging Information

  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • Australia
  • chaparral
  • community ecology
  • competition
  • decay
  • deserts
  • distribution
  • droughts
  • erosion
  • Europe
  • evapotranspiration
  • fire exclusion
  • floods
  • Florida
  • geography
  • grasslands
  • Israel
  • leaves
  • litter
  • microorganisms
  • montane forests
  • New Zealand
  • plant communities
  • precipitation
  • runoff
  • sedimentation
  • soil erosion
  • soil management
  • soil moisture
  • soil nutrients
  • soil organisms
  • soil permeability
  • soil temperature
  • soils
  • southern California
  • transpiration
  • water
  • water repellent soils
  • wilderness areas
  • woody plants
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This paper describes the nature of water repellency, factors causing repellency, and geographic implications of findings from recent studies.

Foggin GT, I. I. I., and L. F. DeBano. 1971. Some geographic implications of water-repellent soils. Professional Geographer, v. 23, no. 4, p. 347-350.