Minesoil Research

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Soil genesis, minesoil classification, and disturbed land reclamation.


Recent Publications

Effectiveness of 10 plant species in the removal of selenium from soil.  Aldrovandi, M., and J. A. Franklin.  2015.  Proceedings of the National Meeting of the American Society of Mining and Reclamation, Lexington, KY Reclamation Opportunities for a SustainableFuture June 6 - 11, 2015. R.I. Barnhisel (Ed.). Published by ASMR;1305 Weathervane Dr., Champaign, IL 61821. [Abstract]

Vegetation and soil development in planted pine and naturally regenerated hardwood stands decades after mining.  Frouz, J., and J. A. Franklin.  2015.  Journal of the American Society of Mining and Reclamation. [Abstract]

Assessment of pre- and post-SMCRA minesoils in the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area using hierarchical clustering analysis.  Jones, C.S., J. T. Ammons, Blair, R.H., M. E. Essington, and R. S. Freeland.  2012.  Annual International Meetings Abstracts [CD-ROM]. ASA, CSSA, and SSSA, Madison, WI, Cincinnati, OH. 21-24 October.

Pre- and Post- SMCRA Minesoil Acidity and Basicity in the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area Jones, C., J. T. Ammons, R. S. Freeland, Blair, R, and Bakaletz, S.  2010.  American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and Soil Science Society of America 2010 International Annual Meetings, Oct. 31-Nov. 3 in Long Beach, CA. [Abstract]

Select Physical and Chemical Properties of Australian Minesoils.  Hull, R. A., J. S. Journey, R. R. Noble, J. T. Ammons, and M. A. Stewart.  2007.  In Agronomy Abstracts, ASA, Madison, WI. Agronomy Abstracts, ASA, Madison WI d-rom.

Minesoil Genesis and Classification(Ch. 23).  Sencindiver, J.C., and J. T. Ammons.  2002.  R.I. Barnhisel, W.L. Daniels, and R.G. Darmondy (eds.). In Reclamation of Drastically Disturbed Lands. Agronomy Monograph No. 41. ASA, Madison WI. pp. 595-613.

Selected Chemical Characterization of Five Minesoil Profiles in Australia.  Ammons, J. T., R. R. P. Noble, J. L. Branson, and D. S. Walker.  2000.  Implications for future land Use. 2000 ASSMR Proceedings, Tampa, FL. p. 568-573.

Investigation, Characterization, and Classification of Four Minesoil Profiles, Queensland, Australia.  Ammons, J. T., J. L. Branson, D. E. Smith, V. C. Stevens, and T. E. Cook.  1999.  p. 266. In Agronomy Abstracts, ASA Madison, WI.