Development of soils and site qualities on basic volcanoclastics with special reference to the semiarid environment of Lanzarote, Canary Islands, Spain

  • Reinhold Jahn Universität Hohenheim, Institut für Bodenkunde und Standortslehre, D-70593 Stuttgart 70, Germany.
  • Karl Stahr Universität Hohenheim, Institut für Bodenkunde und Standortslehre, D-70593 Stuttgart 70, Germany.
Keywords: Edaphology, Lanzarote, Canary Islands, Spain.

Abstract

Soils in six landscapes of different ages ranging from Miocene/Pliocene to the historic eruptions 260 years ago in Lanzarote (Canary Islands, Spain) have been mapped and analyzed. With additional information about the more humid parts of the islands, a soil-type stability diagram is shown which differentiates the humidity and the age of the landscape… in order to continue, download the full paper in PDF.

 

 

Published
2019-01-07
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