This paper comprises two parts that provide the fundamentals of pedology and examine its role in land-use related issues and land management. Part (1): the stratigraphy of soils, their formation and classification in New Zealand; the occurrence and variability spatially of soils, and how they can be mapped using classical and digital techniques including the use of geostatistics. Part (2): land evaluation, the interpretation of soil and land data in forms applicable to land-use planning and management.
|Prerequisite(s):||ERTH233 or ERTH234 or EARTH221|
|Internal assessment / examination:||60:40|
Note: The paper includes a one-day field trip in August recess or on a weekend.
Trimesters and Locations
|Occurrence Code||When taught||Where taught|
EARTH321-21B (HAM) has been cancelled. Please contact the School or Faculty Office for more information.
|21B (HAM)||B Trimester : 12 Jul 2021 - 7 Nov 2021||Hamilton|
Timetabled Lectures for Pedology and Land Evaluation (EARTH321)
There are no timetabled lectures for 2021 occurrences of EARTH321 in 2021.
NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
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Indicative Fees for Pedology and Land Evaluation (EARTH321)
|Fees Not Available|
The following 2020 paper outlines are available for EARTH321. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2021 outlines.
Paper details current as of : 9 July 2021 3:44pm
Indicative fees current as of : 31 July 2021 4:30am