When soil does not marry water


Paulo Pereira
Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania

This picture was taken 3 days after a high severity summer wildfire in Portugal.
It is a clear and well known evidence that fire can change importantly soil water properties, with implications on soil erosion, nutrient depletion and plant recuperation.

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About Antonio

I am a Biologist (BS in 1996) and PhD in Soil Science (2000), and work teaching and researching at the University of Sevilla (Spain). My on-going work includes the study of soil degradation processes in Mediterranean areas, soil erosion and the impact of wildfires on soils.
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