Publications and references

HUMUSICA Project - Work in Progress

Humusica project in ResearchGate: https://www.researchgate.net/project/HUMUSICA-a-new-humus-manual

- Humusica 3: 3rd Special Issue of Applied Soil Ecology just now under publication (74 articles: short reviews, field tools, examples of classification, new researches…). Here some (4) of them (we will add the others as soon as published and free downloadable): http://intra.tesaf.unipd.it/people/zanella/publications.html


HUMUSICA Project - Publications

  • HUMUSICA PROJECT (presentation, meetings, results): http://intra.tesaf.unipd.it/people/zanella/Humusica%20book/H1.%20Editorial.pdf

  • HUMUSICA PUBLISHED AND FREE ACCESS ARTICLES:

    New (May 2018): Humusica: Soil biodiversity and global change. Augusto Zanella, Judith Ascher-Jenull, Jean-François Ponge, Cristian Bolzonella, Damien Banas, Maria De Nobili, Silvia Fusaro, Luca Sella, Raffaello Giannini. Bulletin of Geography. Physical Geography Series, No. 14 (2018): 15–36. http://dx.doi.org/10.2478/bgeo-2018-0002 

    HUMUSICA 1 (Terrestrial Humus systems = not submersed forest topsoils) : http://intra.tesaf.unipd.it/people/zanella/publications.html
    Humusica 1, Article 1: Essential bases - Vocabulary
    Humusica 1, Article 2: Essential bases - Functional considerations.
    Humusica 1, Article 3: Essential bases – Quick look at the classification
    Humusica 1, Article 4: Terrestrial humus systems and forms – Specific terms and diagnostic horizons.
    Humusica 1, Article 5: Terrestrial humus systems and forms – Keys of classification of humus systems and forms.
    Humusica 1, Article 6: Terrestrial humus systems and forms – Hydro intergrades.
    Humusica 1, Article 7: Terrestrial humus systems and forms – Field practice and sampling problems.
    Humusica 1, Article 8: Terrestrial humus systems and forms – Biological activity and soil aggregates, space-time dynamics.

  • HUMUSICA 2 (Histic, Para, Techno and Agro Humus systems) : http://intra.tesaf.unipd.it/people/zanella/publications.html
    Humusica 2, Article 9: Histic humus systems and forms – Specific terms, diagnostic horizons and overview
    Humusica 2, Article 10: Histic humus systems and forms – Key of classification
    Humusica 2, Article 11: Histic humus systems and forms – Epihisto intergrades and dynamics
    Humusica 2, Article 12: Aqueous humipedons – Tidal and Subtidal humus systems and forms
    Humusica 2, article 13: Para humus systems and forms
    Humusica 2, Article 14: Anthropogenic soils and humus systems, comparing classification systems
    Humusica 2, Article 15: Agro humus systems and forms
    Humusica 2, article 16: Techno humus systems and recycling of waste
    Humusica 2, Article 19: Techno humus systems and Global Change - Conservation Agriculture and 4/1000 proposal


Past publications

  • Zanella A., Jabiol B., Ponge J.F., Sartori G., De Waal R., Van Delft B., Graefe U., Cools N., Katzensteiner K., Hager H., Englisch M., Brethes A., Broll G., Gobat J.M., Brun J.J., Milbert G., Kolb E, Wolf U., Frizzera L., Galvan P., Kolli R., Baritz R., Kemmers R., Vacca A., Serra G., Banas D., Garlato A.,  Chersich S., Klimo E. & Langohr R. (2011). European Humus Forms Reference Base. 56 p. http://hal.archives-ouvertes.fr/docs/00/56/17/95/PDF/Humus_Forms_ERB_31_01_2011.pdf

  • Zanella A., Jabiol B., Ponge J.F., Sartori G., De Waal R., Van Delft B., Graefe U., Cools N, Katzensteiner K., Hager H., Englisch M., Brethes A., Broll G., Gobat J.M., Brun J.J., Milbert G., Kolb E, Wolf U., Frizzera L., Galvan P., Kolli R., Baritz R., Kemmers R., Vacca A., Serra G., Banas D., Garlato A.,  Chersich S., Klimo E. & Langohr R. (2010). Humus Form ERB 2010. A European Reference Base for humus forms: proposal for a morpho-functional classification. 51 p.

  • Kolli R. (2010). Euroopa Huumusvormide Klassifikasiooni Väljatőőtamisest . About elaboration of European humus forms’ classification. Agronoomia 2010-2011: 37-44.

  • Ponge J.F, Zanella A., Sartoli G, Jabiol B. (2010). Terrestrial Humus Forms: Ecological Relevance and Classification. In:  S. Jefferey, C. Gardi, A. Jones, L. Montanarella, L. Marmo, L. Miko, K. Ritz, G. Peres, J. Rombke and W.H. Van Der Putten EDS. European Atlas of Soil Biodiversity. (pp. 14-15). ISBN: 978-92-79-15806-3. doi:10.2788/942222995 Luxembourg: Publication Office of the European Union (Luxembourg). European Commission, catalogue number LB-NA-24375-EN-C..

  • Zanella A., Jabiol B, Ponge J.-F, Sartoli G, De Waal R, Van Delft B, Graefe U, Cools N, Katzensteiner K, Hager H, Englisch M, Brethes A (2009). Toward a European humus forms reference base. Studi Trentini di Scienze Naturali, vol. 85: 145-151, ISSN: 2035-7699.

  • Zanella A., Englisch M., Jabiol B., Katzensteiner K., Delft Van B., Hager H., Waal De R., Graefe U., Brun J.-J., Chersich S., Broll G., Kolb E., Baier R., Baritz R., Langhor R., Cools N., Wresowar M., Milbert G., Ponge J.-F. (2006). Towards a common humus forms classification. The point in Europe: few top soil references as functioning systems. (Humus forms: integration of living ecosystems). 18th Congress of Soil Science, Philadelphia, July 9-15 2006, Poster.

  • Englisch M., Katzensteiner K., Hager H., Jabiol B., Zanella A., Waal R.W. de (2005): A European Classification of Terrestrial Humus Forms - 1st Approach.
    In: Soil Indicators: Annual meeting of the Austrian Soil Science Society 12th and 13th May 2005, Ljubljana; Programme; Book of Abstracts: 22 p.

  • Jabiol B., Zanella A., Englisch M., Hager H., Katzensteiner K., Waal R.W. De. (2004). Towards a European classification of forest humus forms. Eurosoil - Freiburg. September 4-12. Symposium 09 - Forest soil Monday 6th: 9.30-9.50 http:/www.bodenkunde.uni-freiburg.de/eurosoil.

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