Land Degredation and Salinity Management in Nile Delta | Land Portal

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Date of publication: 
Dezembro 2015
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ISBN / Resource ID: 
mel:20.500.11766/3425

Field experiments were carried out during four cropping seasons (summer 2013, winter 2013/14, summer 2014 and winter 2014/15) to evaluate sustainable interventions to combat degradation associated with salt accumulation. Field trials were conducted with various treatments including application of gypsum, organic matter, bio-fertilizers, ammonia injection, and installation of mole drains. The required datasets (soil, water, and plant) were collected and analyses were completed and concluded that application of soil amendments had a significant effect on crop yields and the physical properties of salt-affected soils.

Autores e editores

Author(s), editor(s), contributor(s): 

Swelam, Atef

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