4106. Soil sciences


Title4106. Soil sciences
Parent41. Environmental Sciences

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Measuring and mapping excessive linear soil erosion features: rills and gullies
Kiani-Harchegani, Mahboobeh, Najafi, Saeed and Ghahramani, Afshin. 2021. "Measuring and mapping excessive linear soil erosion features: rills and gullies." Rodrigo-Comino, Jesus (ed.) Precipitation: earth surface responses and processes. Netherlands. Elsevier. pp. 419-438

Edited book (chapter)

Biosolids-derived fertilisers: A review of challenges and opportunities
Marchuk, Serhiy, Tait, Stephan, Sinha, Payel, Harris, Peter, Antille, Diogenes L. and McCabe, Bernadette K.. 2023. "Biosolids-derived fertilisers: A review of challenges and opportunities." Science of the Total Environment. 875, pp. 1-12. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2023.162555

Article

Host filtering, not competitive exclusion, may be the main driver of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal community assembly under high phosphorus
Frew, Adam, Heuck, Meike and Aguilar-Trigueros, Carlos A.. 2023. "Host filtering, not competitive exclusion, may be the main driver of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal community assembly under high phosphorus." Functional Ecology. 37 (7), pp. 1856-1869. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2435.14349

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Pesticide extraction from soil into runoff under a rainfall simulator
Silburn, D. Mark. 2023. "Pesticide extraction from soil into runoff under a rainfall simulator." Soil Research. 61 (5), pp. 468-483. https://doi.org/10.1071/SR22115

Article

Water availability alters the community structure of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and determines plant mycorrhizal benefit
Frew, Adam. 2023. "Water availability alters the community structure of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and determines plant mycorrhizal benefit." Plants, People, Planet. 5 (5), pp. 683-689. https://doi.org/10.1002/ppp3.10372

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Effects of climate-smart agricultural practices on crop yields, soil carbon, and nitrogen pools in Africa: a meta-analysis
Kichamu-Wachira, Edith, Xu, Zhihong, Reardon-Smith, Kathryn, Biggs, Duan, Wachira, Geoffrey and Omidvar, Negar. 2021. "Effects of climate-smart agricultural practices on crop yields, soil carbon, and nitrogen pools in Africa: a meta-analysis." Journal of Soils and Sediments: protection, risk assessment and remediation. 21 (4), pp. 1587-1597. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11368-021-02885-3

Article

Soil sensing and machine learning reveal factors affecting maize yield in the Mid-Atlantic USA
Kinoshita, Rintaro, Tani, Masayuki, Sherpa, Sonam, Ghahramani, Afshin and van Es, Harold. 2023. "Soil sensing and machine learning reveal factors affecting maize yield in the Mid-Atlantic USA." Agronomy Journal. 115 (1), pp. 181-196. https://doi.org/10.1002/agj2.21223

Article

Incorporating solution alkalinity into a hydraulic reduction model to account for disaggregation and dispersion
Ali, Aram, Bennett, John McL., Biggs, Andrew J. W. and Marchuk, Alla. 2022. "Incorporating solution alkalinity into a hydraulic reduction model to account for disaggregation and dispersion." Geoderma. 413, pp. 1-11. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geoderma.2022.115742

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Acid sulfate soils on the west coast of Sri Lanka: A review
Vithana, Chamindra L., Ulapane, Prashani A. K., Chandrajith, Rohana, Sullivan, Leigh A., Bundschuh, Jochen, Toppler, Nadia, Ward, Nicholas J. and Senaratne, Atula. 2021. "Acid sulfate soils on the west coast of Sri Lanka: A review." Geoderma Regional. 25, pp. 1-10. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geodrs.2021.e00382

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Biotechnological approaches in agriculture and environmental management - bacterium Kocuria rhizophila 14ASP as heavy metal and salt- tolerant plant growth- promoting strain
Afridi, Muhammad Siddique, Van Hamme, Jonathan d., Bundschuh, Jochen, Sumaira, ., Khan, Muhammad Nadeem, Salam, Abdul, Waqar, Muhammad, Munis, Muhammad Farooq Hussain and Chaudhary, Hassan Javed. 2021. "Biotechnological approaches in agriculture and environmental management - bacterium Kocuria rhizophila 14ASP as heavy metal and salt- tolerant plant growth- promoting strain." Biologia. 76, pp. 3091-3105. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11756-021-00826-6

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Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) grain proteome response to elevated [CO2] varies between genotypes
Arachchige, Pramesha Madurangi S., Ang, Ching-Seng, Nicolas, Marc E., Panozzo, Joe, Fitzgerald, Glenn, Hirotsu, Naoki and Seneweera, Saman. 2017. "Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) grain proteome response to elevated [CO2] varies between genotypes." Journal of Cereal Science. 75, pp. 151-157. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcs.2017.03.010

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Can additional N fertiliser ameliorate the elevated CO2-induced depression in grain and tissue N concentrations of wheat on a high soil N background?
Tausz, M., Norton, R. M., Tausz-Posch, S., Low, M., Seneweera, S., O'Leary, G., Armstrong, R. and Fitzgerald, G. J.. 2017. "Can additional N fertiliser ameliorate the elevated CO2-induced depression in grain and tissue N concentrations of wheat on a high soil N background?" Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science. 203 (6), pp. 574-583. https://doi.org/10.1111/jac.12209

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Operationalising digital soil mapping – Lessons from Australia
Kidd, Darren, Searle, Ross, Grundy, Mike, McBratney, Alex, Robinson, Nathan, O'Brien, Lauren, Zund, Peter, Arrouays, Dominique, Thomas, Mark, Padarian, Jose, Jones, Edward, Bennett, John McLean, Minasny, Budiman, Holmes, Karen, Malone, Brendan P., Liddicoat, Craig, Meier, Elizabeth A., Stockmann, Uta, Wilson, Peter, ..., Triantafilis, John. 2020. "Operationalising digital soil mapping – Lessons from Australia." Geoderma Regional. 23, pp. 1-21. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geodrs.2020.e00335

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Do regenerative grazing management practices improve vegetation and soil health in grazed rangelands? Preliminary insights from a space-for-time study in the Great Barrier Reef catchments, Australia
Bartley, Rebecca, Abbott, Brett N., Ghahramani, Afshin, Ali, Aram, Kerr, Rod, Roth, Christian H. and Kinsey-Henderson, Anne. 2022. "Do regenerative grazing management practices improve vegetation and soil health in grazed rangelands? Preliminary insights from a space-for-time study in the Great Barrier Reef catchments, Australia." The Rangeland Journal. 44 (4), pp. 221-246. https://doi.org/10.1071/RJ22047

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Targeting Subsoil Constraints in Southern Queensland: Concept Proof of Spraying Polyacrylamide for Subsoil Stabilisation during Tillage
Zhu, Yingcan, Ali, Aram, Bennett, John McLean, Guppy, Chris and McKenzie, David. 2022. "Targeting Subsoil Constraints in Southern Queensland: Concept Proof of Spraying Polyacrylamide for Subsoil Stabilisation during Tillage ." Sustainability. 14 (20), pp. 1-16. https://doi.org/10.3390/su142013147

Article

An analytical approach to estimating electrostatic repulsion between soil particles
Li, Yiyang, Zhu, Yingcan, Ding, Wuquan, Liu, Xinmin and Li, Hang. 2022. "An analytical approach to estimating electrostatic repulsion between soil particles ." Soil and Tillage Research. 223, pp. 1-11. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.still.2022.105488

Article

Effects of sodium adsorption ratio and electrolyte concentration on soil saturated hydraulic conductivity
Liu, Xinmin, Zhu, Yingcan, Bennett, John McLean, Wu, Laosheng and Li, Hang. 2022. "Effects of sodium adsorption ratio and electrolyte concentration on soil saturated hydraulic conductivity ." Geoderma. 414, pp. 1-8. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geoderma.2022.115772

Article

A risk-based approach to mine-site rehabilitation: use of Bayesian Belief Network Modelling to manage dispersive soil and spoil
Ghahramani, Afshin, Bennett, John McLean, Ali, Aram, Reardon-Smith, Kathryn, Dale, Glenn, Roberton, Stirling D. and Raine, Steven. 2021. "A risk-based approach to mine-site rehabilitation: use of Bayesian Belief Network Modelling to manage dispersive soil and spoil." Sustainability. 13 (20), pp. 1-23. https://doi.org/10.3390/su132011267

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Assessing the hydraulic reduction performance of HYDRUS-1D for application of alkaline irrigation in variably-saturated soils: Validation of pH driven hydraulic reduction scaling factors
Ali, Aram, Bennett, John McL, Biggs, Andrew A. J., Marchuk, Alla and Ghahramani, Afshin. 2021. "Assessing the hydraulic reduction performance of HYDRUS-1D for application of alkaline irrigation in variably-saturated soils: Validation of pH driven hydraulic reduction scaling factors." Agricultural Water Management. 256, pp. 1-13. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agwat.2021.107101

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A modeling framework to quantify the effects of compaction on soil water retention and infiltration
Ngo-Cong, Duc, Antille, Diogenes L., van Genuchten, Martinus Th., Nguyen, Hung Q., Tekeste, Mehari Z., Baillie, Craig P. and Godwin, Richard J.. 2021. "A modeling framework to quantify the effects of compaction on soil water retention and infiltration ." Soil Science Society of America Journal. 85 (6), pp. 1931-1945. https://doi.org/10.1002/saj2.20328

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UAV-thermal imaging: A technological breakthrough for monitoring and quantifying crop abiotic stress to help sustain productivity on sodic soils – A case review on wheat
Das, Sumanta, Chapman, Scott, Christopher, Jack, Choudhury, Malini Roy, Menzies, Neal W., Apan, Armando and Dang, Yash P.. 2021. "UAV-thermal imaging: A technological breakthrough for monitoring and quantifying crop abiotic stress to help sustain productivity on sodic soils – A case review on wheat." Remote Sensing Applications: Society and Environment. 23, pp. 1-13. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rsase.2021.100583

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Rehabilitating open-cut coal mine spoil for a pasture system in south east Queensland, Australia: abiotic soil properties compared with unmined land through time
Bennett, J. McL., Melland, A. R., Eberhard, J., Paton, C., Clewett, J. F., Newsome, T. and Baillie, C.. 2021. "Rehabilitating open-cut coal mine spoil for a pasture system in south east Queensland, Australia: abiotic soil properties compared with unmined land through time." Geoderma Regional. 25. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geodrs.2021.e00364

Article

Land amendment for irrigation with coal seam gas water and subsequent rainfall
Ali, Aram and Bennett, John McL.. 2016. "Land amendment for irrigation with coal seam gas water and subsequent rainfall." 2016 Joint Australian and New Zealand Soils Conference. Queenstown, New Zealand 12 - 16 Dec 2016

Poster

Impact of irrigation wastewater pH on saturated hydraulic conductivity of acidic, neutral, and alkaline Kaolinitic soils
Ali, Aram, Bennett, John McL, Marchuk, Alla and Biggs, Andrew. 2018. "Impact of irrigation wastewater pH on saturated hydraulic conductivity of acidic, neutral, and alkaline Kaolinitic soils." Hulugalle, Nilantha, Biswas, Tapas, Greene, Richard and Bacon, Peter (ed.) 2018 National Soil Science Conference. Canberra, Australia 18 - 23 Nov 2018 Bridgewater, SA, Australia.

Presentation

Development of a soil specific function for scaling hydraulic conductivity reduction using alkaline irrigation water in HYDRUS model
Ali, Aram, Bennett, John McL, Biggs, Andrew J. W. and Simunek, Jirka. 2021. "Development of a soil specific function for scaling hydraulic conductivity reduction using alkaline irrigation water in HYDRUS model." 2021 Joint Australia and New Zealand Soil Science Conference. Cairns, Australia 27 Jun - 02 Jul 2021

Presentation

A data driven approach for diagnosis and management of yield variability attributed to soil constraints
Roberton, Stirling Donoghue. 2019. A data driven approach for diagnosis and management of yield variability attributed to soil constraints. PhD Thesis Doctor of Philosophy. University of Southern Queensland. https://doi.org/10.26192/kn99-wp85

PhD Thesis

The potential for refining nitrogen fertiliser management through accounting for climate impacts: an exploratory study for the Tully region
Biggs, J. S., Everingham, Y., Skocaj, D. M., Schroeder, B. L., Sexton, J. and Thorburn, P. J.. 2021. "The potential for refining nitrogen fertiliser management through accounting for climate impacts: an exploratory study for the Tully region." Marine Pollution Bulletin. 170. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2021.112664

Article

Deep Learning Forecasts of Soil Moisture: Convolutional Neural Network and Gated Recurrent Unit Models Coupled with Satellite-Derived MODIS, Observations and Synoptic-Scale Climate Index Data
Ahmed, A. A. Masrur, Deo, Ravinesh C., Raj, Nawin, Ghahramani, Afshin, Feng, Qi, Yin, Zhenliang and Yang, Linshan. 2021. "Deep Learning Forecasts of Soil Moisture: Convolutional Neural Network and Gated Recurrent Unit Models Coupled with Satellite-Derived MODIS, Observations and Synoptic-Scale Climate Index Data." Remote Sensing. 13 (4), pp. 1-30. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs13040554

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LSTM integrated with Boruta-random forest optimiser for soil moisture estimation under RCP4.5 and RCP8.5 global warming scenarios
Ahmed, A. A. Masrur, Deo, Ravinesh C., Ghahramani, Afshin, Raj, Nawin, Feng, Qi, Yin, Zhenliang and Yang, Linshan. 2021. "LSTM integrated with Boruta-random forest optimiser for soil moisture estimation under RCP4.5 and RCP8.5 global warming scenarios." Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment. 35, pp. 1851-1881. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00477-021-01969-3

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Applying risk-based principles of dispersive mine spoil behaviour to facilitate development of cost-effective best management practices
Bennett, John, Raine, Steve, Reardon-Smith, Kate, Dale, Glenn and Thomas, Evan. 2017. Applying risk-based principles of dispersive mine spoil behaviour to facilitate development of cost-effective best management practices. Unpublished.

Technical report

Increment-averaged kriging: a comparison with depth-harmonized mapping of soil exchangeable sodium percentage in a cropping region of eastern Australia
Lai, Y. R., Orton, T. G., Pringle, M. J., Menzies, N. W. and Dang, Y. P.. 2020. "Increment-averaged kriging: a comparison with depth-harmonized mapping of soil exchangeable sodium percentage in a cropping region of eastern Australia." Geoderma. 363. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geoderma.2019.114151

Article

Biochar effects on nutrients retention and release of hydroponics growth media
Haraz, Mohammed Taha, Bowtell, Les and Al-Juboori, Raed. 2020. "Biochar effects on nutrients retention and release of hydroponics growth media." Journal of Agricultural Science. 12 (7). https://doi.org/10.5539/jas.v12n8p1

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Strategic use of alkaline irrigation water: soil structural constraints and predictive amendment management
Ali, Aram. 2021. Strategic use of alkaline irrigation water: soil structural constraints and predictive amendment management. PhD Thesis Doctor of Philosophy. University of Southern Queensland. https://doi.org/10.26192/e7sc-gy67

PhD Thesis

Growing-season soil microbial respiration response to long-term no tillage and spring ridge tillage
Wang, Gang, Jia, Honglei, Zhuang, Jian, Glatzel, Stephan, Bennett, John McL. and Zhu, Yingcan. 2020. "Growing-season soil microbial respiration response to long-term no tillage and spring ridge tillage." International Journal of Agricultural and Biological Engineering. 13 (4), pp. 143-150. https://doi.org/10.25165/j.ijabe.20201304.5587

Article

Arsenic biogeochemical cycling in paddy soil-rice system: Interaction with various factors, amendments and mineral nutrients
Hussain, Muhammad Mahroz, Bibi, Irshad, Niazi, Nabeel Khan, Shahid, M., Iqbal, Jibran, Shakoor, Muhammad Bilal, Ahmad, Arslan, Shah, Noor Samad, Bhattacharya, Prosun, Mao, Kang, Bundschuh, Jochen, Ok, Yong Sik and Zhang, Hua. 2021. "Arsenic biogeochemical cycling in paddy soil-rice system: Interaction with various factors, amendments and mineral nutrients ." Science of the Total Environment. 773, pp. 1-16. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.145040

Article

How fungi’s knack for networking boosts ecological recovery after bushfires
Frew, Adam, Le Brocque, Andy, Nimmo, Dale, Egidi, Eleonora, Price, Jodi and Greenwood, Leanne. 2020. "How fungi’s knack for networking boosts ecological recovery after bushfires." The Conversation. 20 March 2020, pp. 1-8.

Blog

Bioenergy and bioproducts in the Australian red meat processing industry: a case study
McCabe, Bernadette K., Harris, Peter W., Schmidt, Thomas, Antille, Diogenes L., Lee, Seonmi, Hill, Andrew and Baillie, Craig P.. 2018. "Bioenergy and bioproducts in the Australian red meat processing industry: a case study." 2018 American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Annual International Meeting (ASABE 2018). Detroit, United States 29 Jul - 01 Aug 2018 St. Joseph, United States. https://doi.org/10.13031/aim.201800980

Paper

Contrasting soil microbial abundance and diversity on and between pasture drill rows in the third growing season after sowing
Hayes, Richard C, Gupta, Vadakattu VSR, Li, Guangdi D, Peoples, Mark B, Rawnsley, Richard P and Pembleton, Keith G. 2021. "Contrasting soil microbial abundance and diversity on and between pasture drill rows in the third growing season after sowing." Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems. 36 (2), pp. 163-172. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1742170520000174

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Contrasting effects of commercial and native arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal inoculants on plant biomass allocation, nutrients, and phenolics
Frew, Adam. 2021. "Contrasting effects of commercial and native arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal inoculants on plant biomass allocation, nutrients, and phenolics." Plants, People, Planet. 3 (5), pp. 536-540. https://doi.org/10.1002/ppp3.10128

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A critical review of mercury speciation, bioavailability, toxicity and detoxification in soil-plant environment: Ecotoxicology and health risk assessment
Tahir, Natasha, Shahid, Muhammad, Khalid, Sana, Bibi, Irshad, Bundschuh, Jochen, Niazi, Nabeel Khan and Dumat, Camille. 2020. "A critical review of mercury speciation, bioavailability, toxicity and detoxification in soil-plant environment: Ecotoxicology and health risk assessment." Science of the Total Environment. 711. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.134749

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