Summary: Soil Carbon Sequestration
and the Greenhouse Effect
Rattan Lal & Ronald F. Follett, Co-editors
Book and Multimedia Publishing Committee
David Baltensperger, Chair
Warren Dick, ASA Editor-in-Chief
Craig Roberts, CSSA Editor-in-Chief
Sally Logsdon, SSSA Editor-in-Chief
Mary Savin, ASA Representative
Hari Krishnan, CSSA Representative
April Ulery, SSSA Representative
Managing Editor: Lisa Al-Amoodi
SSSA Special Publication 57, second edition
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