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soil
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Concepts
  • acid deposition
  • adsorption
  • aggregate extraction
  • alkali land
  • alkali soil
  • alluvial plain
  • alluvion
  • aluminium content
  • ammonification
  • aquifer
  • area of potential pollution
  • asbestos
  • benthic division
  • biogeochemical cycle
  • biological treatment
  • bioreactor
  • bitumen
  • building area
  • building land
  • building site
  • built drainage system
  • calcium content
  • chalk
  • chemical treatment
  • classified site
  • clay
  • clean technology
  • cleaning up
  • colloid
  • compaction
  • contaminated soil
  • dead organic matter
  • deep sea deposit
  • degradation of the environment
  • denitrification
  • deposition
  • diffusion
  • discharge regime
  • disinfection
  • disposal of warfare materials
  • domestic waste landfill
  • drainage
  • dredging
  • drilling
  • drilling for oil
  • drilling installation
  • dry deposition
  • dynamical ice loss
  • earth's crust
  • edaphology
  • emission control
  • environmental quality
  • environmental quality criterion
  • erosion
  • erosion control
  • excavated hole
  • excavation (process)
  • excavation site
  • fault
  • fluvial resource
  • frost
  • geological process
  • geology
  • geomorphic process
  • geomorphology
  • glaze
  • gravel
  • gravel extraction
  • green manure
  • groundwater
  • groundwater endangering
  • heavy metal load
  • humus
  • hydrologic flow
  • ice loss
  • immission control law
  • in situ
  • infiltration
  • inorganic fertiliser
  • intervention on land
  • land allotment
  • land carrying capacity
  • land degradation
  • land disposal
  • land ecology
  • land forming
  • land pollution
  • land reclamation
  • land restoration
  • land restoration in mountain areas
  • land use
  • landfill
  • landfill base sealing
  • landfill leachate
  • landslide
  • leaching
  • lime
  • limestone
  • lithosphere
  • lysimetry
  • marble
  • marginal land
  • marine sediment
  • metallic mineral
  • mine filling
  • mineral
  • mineral conditioner
  • mineral deposit
  • mineral extraction
  • mineral matter
  • mineral resource
  • mineralogy
  • mining district
  • mining law
  • mining regulation
  • mining site restoration
  • moisture
  • mud (sediment)
  • mulch
  • natural fertiliser
  • nitrate
  • nitrification
  • nitrogen fixation
  • non-metallic mineral
  • nutrient content
  • off-site
  • oil binding agent
  • oil disaster
  • oil pollution
  • oil pollution abatement
  • oil residue recuperation
  • oil shale
  • oil spill
  • old hazardous site
  • old landfill site
  • organic fertiliser
  • organic matter
  • organic soil improver
  • organo-mineral fertiliser
  • overburden
  • overfertilisation
  • peat extraction
  • pedosphere
  • percolating water
  • permeability
  • persistence of pesticides
  • phosphate
  • physical treatment
  • physicochemical treatment
  • pollution indicator
  • pollution load
  • population distribution
  • pre-emption
  • purification
  • purification facility
  • purification plant
  • purification through the soil
  • purifying power
  • residue analysis
  • rinsing
  • river bed
  • rock
  • runoff
  • salt content
  • salt load
  • salt plug
  • sand
  • sand dune fixation
  • sanitary landfill
  • scrap dump
  • sea bed
  • seal (technical)
  • sealed area
  • sealing
  • sediment
  • sedimentation (geology)
  • sedimentology
  • seepage water
  • self-purification
  • semi-liquid manure
  • sewage farm
  • silt
  • sludge
  • soil
  • soil acidification
  • soil air
  • soil analysis
  • soil biology
  • soil biota
  • soil capability
  • soil chemistry
  • soil compaction
  • soil condition
  • soil conservation
  • soil conservation legislation
  • soil damage
  • soil decontamination
  • soil degradation
  • soil erosion
  • soil fertilisation
  • soil fertility
  • soil formation
  • soil function
  • soil improvement
  • soil layer
  • soil leaching
  • soil loading
  • soil map
  • soil mechanics
  • soil mineralogy
  • soil moisture
  • soil moisture regime
  • soil organism
  • soil pollutant
  • soil pollution
  • soil process
  • soil profile
  • soil quality
  • soil resource
  • soil salination
  • soil salinity
  • soil science
  • soil settling
  • soil stabilisation
  • soil stability
  • soil structure
  • soil subsidence
  • soil surface sealing
  • soil texture
  • soil type
  • soil use
  • soil water
  • sorption
  • spillage
  • spoil dump
  • sterilisation (process)
  • stone
  • stratification
  • subsidence
  • subsoil
  • subsoil drainage
  • surface runoff
  • suspended matter
  • tar sand
  • temporary storage
  • transport (physics)
  • uncontrolled dump
  • underground disposal
  • underground quarry
  • underground storage
  • utilisation of pesticides
  • volcanic area
  • volcanic eruption
  • waste dump
  • waste dumping
  • waste storage
  • water body
  • water bottom
  • water infiltration into the ground
  • water seepage
  • water table
  • waterlogged land
  • working the soil
Concept URL: http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/theme/35