This monograph "Soils and topsoil of the Pechora-Ilych Nature Reserve (Northern Ural)" (Ed. S.V. Degteva and E.M. Lapteva. Syktyvkar, 2013summarizes the results of several years of soil research carried out on theterritory of the Pechora-Ilych Nature Reserve. The information about the morphological structure and physicochemical properties of soils formed on the reserve’s plainsfoothills and mountainous landscape areas is given. Thesoil-geographical zoning of the Pechora-Ilych Nature Reserve is presented. The book also contains a systematic list of soils.

There is a set of color photographs of the soil profiles of the major soil types and a soil map with a scale of 1:200 000.

The book is intended for soil scientists, botanists, ecologists, specialists in environmental protection, biology teachers and students of higher and secondary education institutions.

Available in Russian. 

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