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Soil Moisture Importance

Edited by Ram Swaroop Meena

Department of Agronomy Institute of Agricultural Sciences (BHU)


Rahul Datta

Mendel University Brno

Poor soil and water management are often related to insufficient or poor rainfall distribution around the world. In modern agriculture, over-cultivation, deforestation, overgrazing, and high dependence on an irrigated cropping system with water-intensive crops increase soil and water erosion. This book examines ways of improving soil moisture management to support environmental, food, social, and economic security under a sustainable ecosystem.

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Soil Moisture ImportanceEdited by Ram Swaroop Meena

Published: March 24th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.82898

ISBN: 978-1-83968-096-0

Print ISBN: 978-1-83968-095-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-097-7

Copyright year: 2021

Books open for chapter submissions

4367 Total Chapter Downloads

8 Crossref Citations

13 Dimensions Citations


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1. Delineation of Soil Moisture Potentials and Moisture Balance Components

By Rajan Bhatt and Ram Swaroop Meena


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2. Soil and Water Conservation Measures for Agricultural Sustainability

By Anita Kumawat, Devideen Yadav, Kala Samadharmam and Ittyamkandath Rashmi


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3. Forest Soil Water in Landscape Context

By Aleš Kučera, Pavel Samec, Aleš Bajer, Keith Ronald Skene, Tomáš Vichta, Valerie Vranová, Ram Swaroop Meena and Rahul Datta


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4. Water Plant and Soil Relation under Stress Situations

By Adrijana Filipović


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5. Soil Salinity and Its Management

By Muthuraman Yuvaraj, Kasiviswanathan Subash Chandra Bose, Prabakaran Elavarasi and Eman Tawfik


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6. Soil Erosion Influencing Factors in the Semiarid Area of Northern Shaanxi Province, China

By Ning Ai, Qingke Zhu, Guangquan Liu and Tianxing Wei

Corrigendum to: Soil Erosion Influencing Factors in the Semiarid Area of Northern Shaanxi Province, China

By Ning Ai, Qingke Zhu, Guangquan Liu and Tianxing Wei

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