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- Lohse, Kathleen A., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Geoderma 2016 v.271 pp. 32-41
- age of soil; arid lands; basalt; bulk density; clay fraction; community development; desert soils; ecosystems; hydraulic conductivity; landscapes; lava; plant communities; primary succession; semiarid zones; silt; soil morphology; soil organic matter; soil water; soil water retention; surface area; texture; volcanic soils; weathering
- ... Research examining the influence of parent material on soil and landscape development is limited in dryland environments. In volcanic soils, most studies examining soil development and succession have been conducted in humid environments, where weathering occurs rapidly. This study was conducted in a semi-arid environment to examine the influence of volcanic parent material morphology on soil deve ...