Soil Science – April 15 to 19, 2024

February 26, 2024

This introductory soil science course is offered through Yellowhead Tribal College and taught by Dr. Konstantin Dlusskiy of Paragon Soil and Environmental Consulting Inc. The course includes an overview of soil formation and soil classification with an emphasis on soils of Western Canada. The course includes instructions on: the concept of soil-forming processes and the factors of soil formation, fundamental chemical, physical and biological properties of soils, soil horizons and description of soil profiles, soil orders of the Canadian System of Soil Classification, online soil resources and the Alberta Soil Information Viewer, soil management in relation to physical, chemical and biological soil properties.

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