Methods and Techniques - Soils and
Agriculture Canada Expert Committee on Soil
The Canadian System of Soil Classification. 2nd edition.
Agriculture Canada Publication 1646. Research Branch, Agriculture
Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. 164 pages.
AEU SCI S 592.16 C22 1987 Standard reference
for identification and description of Canadian soils. Includes
definitions of terminology and criteria for identification of
different horizons. Third edition (1998) now available.
- Dumanski, J. (editor) 1978
Manual for Describing Soils in the Field. Soil Research
Institute, Agriculture Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
AEU BARD S 592.16 C36 1978
- Hesse, P. R. 1971
A Textbook of Soil Chemical Analysis. John Murray,
England, UK. xxiii + 520 pages.
AEU SCI S 593 H58
- Johnson, M. R. 1992
- A Proposed Format for General-purpose Comprehensive Graphic
Sedimentary Geology 81:289-298.
AEU SCI Q 581 S44
- McKeague, J. A. 1978
Manual on Soil Sampling and Methods of Analysis. Prepared
by Subcommittee on Methods of Analysis of Canadian Soil Survey
Committee. 2nd edition. Translated by Canadian Society of Soil
Science. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada ii + 212 pages.
AEU SCI S 593 C225 1978
- Nomenclature Committee of the Canadian Society of Soil
Glossary of Terms in Soil Science. Revised edition.
Publication 1459. Research Branch, Canada Department of
Agriculture, Ottawa, Ontario. 44 pages.
Terms are given in English, followed by the
French language equivalents. Definitions are often quite
The glossary also includes agricultural terms that relate to
(e.g., green manure). A useful reference work.