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NZ Soil Bureau Scientific Reports

These reports contain detailed and specialised scientific information. They were published from 1971-1983.

No.

Year

Title

Author(s)

Digital resources

1

1972

Planning for irrigation in the South Island, New Zealand.

J.D. Raeside

Report

2

1971

Storage and viewing cabinet for 35 mm slides.

J.D. McCraw and M.J. Vennard

Report

3

1971

The soil factor in eutrophication of inland waters.

A.J. Metson

Report

4

1974

Soils in forensic investigations.

J.D. Raeside

Report

5

1971

Hypomagnesaemic tetany and the chemistry of dietary calcium and magnesium.

L.F. Molloy

Report

6

1971

Macro- and micromorphology of grass mats from three irrigated Australian soils.

B.C. Barratt

Report

7

1973

Mineralogical and chemical data for Taita Experimental Station, New Zealand.

N. Wells and R.J. Furkert

Report

8

1971

Soil studies in South Africa. I. South African Pedology.

M.L. Leamy

Report

9

1973

Soil studies in South Africa. II. The Ficksburg Project.

M.L. Leamy

Report

10

1972

Soil Bureau laboratory methods.
A. 1972. Methods for chemical analysis of soils.


L.C. Blakemore, P.L. Searle, B.K. Daly


Report

 

1972

B. Determination of some major elements in plant materials (specifically pasture herbage).

A.J. Metson

Report

 

1979

C. Methods for physical analysis of soils.

M.W. Gradwell and K.S. Birrell

Report

 

1978

D. Methods for mineral and element analysis.

N. Wells and R.E. Smidt

Report

 

1973

E. Test methods for soil engineering.

R.F. Thomas

Report

11

1973

The K/Ca Q/I relationship and preferential adsorption sites for potassium.

R. Lee

Report

12

1974

Effects of basement lithology, regolith and slopes on landslide potential, Otago Peninsula, New Zealand.

D.M. Leslie

Report

13

1974

Soils of Pauatahanui area, Wellington, New Zealand.

R.D. Northey

Report

14

1973

Macro- and micromorphology of soils developed in a region of karst topography near Malham, Yorkshire, England.

B.C. Barratt

Report

15

1973

Soils of five small areas in Sulawesi Sulatan and Sumba, Indonesia.

D.W. Ives

Report

16

1974

An improved method of assessing the soil factor in land valuation.

M.L. Leamy

Report

17

1973

Element accessions in rainwater at Taita, New Zealand, 1963-1971.

L.C. Blakemore

Report

18

1974

Laboratory test methods for comparing the structural stabilities of soils under winter grazing.

M.W. Gradwell

Report

19

1974

Climatological data for Taita Experimental Station, NZ, 1957-1972.

R. Aldrige

Report

20

1975

Element distribution in loess columns at Claremont, Table Flat, and Stewarts Claim, New Zealand.

C.W. Childs and P.L. Searle

Report

21

1975

Nematode genera from some New Zealand pastures.

G.W. Yeates

Report

22

1975

Classification of land for irrigation in New Zealand.

E. Griffiths

Report

23

1975

Analysis of foliage from orange orchards in Rarotonga, Cook Islands.

L.C. Blakemore and J.P. Widdowson

Report

24

1975

Element accessions in rainwater, catchment 4, Taita Experimental Station, 1969-1974.

G.G.C. Claridge

Report

25

1976

A survey of peat distribution in an area near Paraparaumu Aerodrome Paraparaumu, New Zealand.

P.R. Barker and N.E. Read

Report

26

1976

Core samplers for fibrous and woody peats.

P.R. Barker and R.F. Thomas

Report

27

1976

Saline soils of the Old Ahuriri Lagoon, Napier, NZ.

B.K. Daly and W.C. Rijkse

Report

28

1976

The accumulation of soil material and nutrients in the Kourarau Dam Lake, Wairarapa, 1923-1973.

B.K. Daly, P.L. Searle, R.F. Thomas and R. Hunter

Report

29

1977

Infiltration through soil as a tertiary treatment of sewage effluent.

C. W. Childs, P .L. Searle and N. Wells

Report

30

1977

The role of soils in the utilisation of sewage sludge in Singapore.

N. Wells

Report

31

1977

Magnesium in New Zealand soils. VI. Magnesium fractions and inter-relationships.

A.J. Metson, E.]. Gibson and R. Lee

Report

32

1978

Climatological data for Taita Experimental Station 1973 to 1976, and 20-year means.

R. Aldridge

Report

33

1978

Analyses of 27 elements in plants grown in a pot trial on soils mixed with Auckland sewage sludge.

J.S. Whitton and N. Wells

Report

34

1978

An interpretation of a section through Quaternary deposits and paleosols at Taiaroa Head, Otago Peninsula, NZ.

D.M. Leslie

Report

35

1978

Morphological and chemical data for the Westmere silt loam mapping unit.

J.A. Adams and R.H. Wilde

Report

36

1979

Major element analysis of marine sediments from the southwest pacific.

G.P. Glasby, J.L.Hunt, P.C.Rankin & J.H. Darwin

Report

37

1979

Sediments in Pauatahanui Inlet: nutrient status and role in water quality.

A.P.D. Smith and R.H.S. McColl

Report

38

1980

Potassium in New Zealand soils.

A.J. Metson

Report

39

1979

Flow-diagram keys for "Soil Taxonomy".
A. Diagnostic horizons and properties: mineral soil


R.F. Thomas, L.C. Blakemore and D.I. Kinloch


Report

 

 

B. Soil moisture and temperature regimes, and diagnostic horizons and properties for organic soils

 

Report

 

 

C. The key to soil orders

 

Report

 

 

D. Histosols and Spodosol

 

Report

 

 

E. Oxisols and Vertisols

 

Report

 

 

F. Aridisols

 

Report

 

 

G. Ultisols

 

Report

 

 

H. Mollisols

 

Report

40

1979

Areas of soils of North Island, New Zealand.

O.T. Roberts and S.M. Jarman

Report

41

1979

Sulphur in New Zealand soils. 3. Sulphur distribution in soils derived from parent materials of predominantly sedimentary origin.

A.J. Metson

Report

42

1979

Sulphur in NZ soils. 4. Sulphur distribution in soils derived from parent materials of predominantly volcanic origin.

A.J. Metson

Report

43

1980

Analytical data for eleven New Zealand reference soils.

V.A. Vortman

Report

44

1980

Tephra and loess cover deposits on Kaingaroa Plateau, including detailed lithology of Upper Taupo Pumice.

W.A. Pullar

Report

45

1981

Micromorphology of a yellow-grey earth to yellow-brown earth soil sequence on loess in Canterbury, Otago and Southland, New Zealand.

B.C. Barratt

Report

46

1981

Collecting data for osoriine staphylinid beetles in NZ up to 1979.

H.P. McColl

Report

47

1981

Fertility evaluation of some soils in Vava'u, Tonga.

P.B.S. Hart, J.P. Widdowson, and H.O. Fa'anunu

Report

48

1981

The effects of mycorrhizae on the growth of Pinus caribiaea seedings in Tongan soils: preliminary investigations.

J.P. Widdowson and P.B.S. Hart

Report

49

1981

Pencil tensiometers: techniques and methods for construction, installation and operation.

R. Aldridge, F.J. Cook, J.P.C. Watt

Report

50

1981

Neutron probe access tubes: equipment and procedure for installation.

J.P.C. Watt and R.J. Jackson

Report

51

1981

Biology and biochemistry of the soil profile below a kauri (Agathis australis Salisb.) tree.

G.W. Yeates, J.E. Cox, D.J. Ross and J.D. Stout

Report

52

1981

A scuba-diving method for coring fine aquatic sediments.

F.G. Beecroft and D.M. Leslie

Report

53

1985

Trace element analyses of marine sediments from the Southwest Pacific.

G.P. Glasby, J.L. Hunt and R.M. Renner

Report

54

1982

The prediction of soil temperature in NZ and application to the temperature regimes of ''Soil Taxonomy".

R. Aldridge

Report

55

1982

Two soil temperate probes.

R. Aldridge

Report

56

1982

New Zealand Forest Service/Soil Bureau programme of evaluation of NZFS permanent sample plots: soil profiles and chemical data.

A.R. Gibson and W.B. Healy

Report

57

1982

Evaluation of a transient drainage method for measuring movement of water in soils in field situations.

F.J. Cook and J.P.C. Watt

Report

58

1983

Land reclamation after gravel extraction on Ranzau soils, Nelson, NZ.

D.J. McQueen

Report

59

1983

A New Zealand interlaboratory comparison of analytical data for the CSSC reference soils.

P.C. Kennedy, B.P. Roser, J.L. Hunt, B.K. Daly and A.S. Palmer

Report

60

1983

Vertical distribution of nematode populations in Horotiu soils.

G.W. Yeates, R.E. Stannard and G.M. Barker

Report

61

1984

Installation of PVC piping for soil water table observations.

P.L. Singleton

Report

62

1983

Estimation of soil temperatures at 0.1 m and 0.3 m depths.

R. Aldridge & F.J. Cook

Report

63

1984

Climatological data for Taita Experimental Station 1977-1981 and 25-year means.

R. Aldridge

Report

64

1984

Taita catchment studies. Part 1. Raingauges.

R. Aldridge

Report

65

1984

A proposal for Fiji soil and crop evaluation project (Fiji SCEP).

J.A. Silva, P. Gregg, K.P. Haydock, D.M. Leslie, J.P. Widdowson & l.M. Wood

Report

66

1984

Moessbauer spectra and parameters of standard samples. 1. Results of standards examined at NZ Soil Bureau to 31 July 1983.

C.W. Childs and J.C. Baker-Sherman

Report

67

1984

Density of undisturbed soil cores by gamma ray attenuation.

G.J. Schafer, P.R. Barker and R.D. Northey

Report

68

1984

Dry bulk density, natural water content and tip penetration resistance data for four Wairarapa loess cores.

A.S. Palmer and P.R. Barker

Report

69

1985

Soil solutions, minerals and equilibria.

H.J. Percival

Report

70

1985

Calculation methods for density measurements of soil cores by gamma ray attenuation.

G.J. Schafer and P.R. Barker

Report

71

1986

A method of graphical analysis of chemical data from 120 soil profiles from the West Coast, South Island, NZ.

G. Mew, P.L. Searle, E.J. Willoughby and G. Allott

Report

72

1985

Taita Catchment studies. Part 2. Soil Temperatures.

R. Aldridge

Report

73

1985

Recontouring guidelines for Tauranga County.

G.E. Orbell

Report

74

1985

Interpretation of soil morphology for assessing moisture movement and storage.

E. Griffiths

Report

75

1985

NPK fertiliser rates for citrus on Rarotonga, Cook Islands.

L.J. Hume, W.B. Healy, W.J. Hosking, A. Manarangi and K. Tama

Report

76

1986

Agronomic consequences of removal of topsoil from Judgeford silt loam.

P.S.B. Hart, H.M. Watts and J.D.G. Milne

Report

77

1986

Enchytraeidae - some population estimates for grasslands and a New Zealand bibliography.

G.W. Yeates

Report

78

1986

Distribution of cobalt, copper, and zinc in upland and lowland soils of the Kaiwera District East Southland, New Zealand.

P.D. McIntosh, C.G. Sherrell and P.G. Prema

Report

79

1987

Standard methods for mineral analysis of soil survey samples for characterisation and classification in New Zealand Soil Bureau.

J.S. Whitton and G.J. Churchman187

Report

80

1987

Methods for chemical analysis of soils.

L.C. Blakemore, P.L. Searle & B.K. Daly

Report

81

1987

Weighted mean concentrations of minerals in NZ soils. 1. Ferrihydrite.

C.W. Childs

Report

82

1987

Weighted mean concentrations of minerals in New Zealand soils. 2. Allophane/lmogolite.

C.W. Childs and R.L. Parfitt

Report

83

1987

Weighted mean concentrations of minerals in

NZ soils.

C. W. Childs

Report