911323 Soil in the environment

Lecture and field trip
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Hromatka, Angelika , Pehamberger, Alfred , Rodlauer, Christian , Bauer, Herbert
Offered in
Sommersemester 2024
Languages of instruction


Theoretical part: Austrian Soil Classification System 2000; Description of site characteristics;

Practical part: Soil development depending on site conditions; Excursions to typical Austrian regions (Pannonian region, Waldviertel, Molasse-zone, etc.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Overview of the Austrian Soil Classification System and understanding of the relationships between soil formation and environmental conditions.
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