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Chemical Characteristics of Soils Based on Toposequence under Wet Tropical Area in Bukit Sarasah Padang

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@article{IJASEIT666,
   author = {- Yulnafatmawita and - Hermansah},
   title = {Chemical Characteristics of Soils Based on Toposequence under Wet Tropical Area in Bukit Sarasah Padang},
   journal = {International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology},
   volume = {6},
   number = {2},
   year = {2016},
   pages = {165--169},
   keywords = {Soil chemical characteristics; soil depth; topo-sequence; wet tropical area},
   abstract = {Topography is a factor affecting soil characteristics.  Chemical characteristic of a soil is a factor determining the productivity of the land.  A research was conducted in Bukit Sarasah Padang, an area receiving > 5000 mm rainfall annually. The purpose of this research was to determine the chemical characteristics of soils at sequence topography in hill-slope of Bukit Sarasah.  Soils were sampled at 3 different altitudes in the research area from 315 m – 515 m asl with 100 m interval.  At each location, soil samples were taken from two depths (0-20 cm and 30-50 cm) for soil chemical characteristics (pH, CEC, organic-C, N-total, C/N, Ca-, Mg-, K-, Na-, Al-, and H-exchangeable).  Based on the data resulted, it was found that there was a tendency of decreasing soil organic matter (SOC) content by increasing location from 315 to 515 m asl as well as from the top 0-20 cm to 30-50 cm soil depth.  The same tendency was also found for the CEC, pH, N-total, and C/N ratio of the soil.  On the other hand, exchangeable-Al and -H tended to increase by increasing elevation in Bukit Sarasah.  There was no significant difference found for the concentration of exchageable cations among the elevations and between the depths.  The soil chemical characteristics on the top 20 cm were generally better than those on 30-50 cm soil depth, however, different elevation did not gave significant difference of the concentration.},
   issn = {2088-5334},
   publisher = {INSIGHT - Indonesian Society for Knowledge and Human Development},
   url = {http://ijaseit.insightsociety.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=9&Itemid=1&article_id=666},
   doi = {10.18517/ijaseit.6.2.666}
}

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%A Yulnafatmawita, -
%A Hermansah, -
%D 2016
%T Chemical Characteristics of Soils Based on Toposequence under Wet Tropical Area in Bukit Sarasah Padang
%B 2016
%9 Soil chemical characteristics; soil depth; topo-sequence; wet tropical area
%! Chemical Characteristics of Soils Based on Toposequence under Wet Tropical Area in Bukit Sarasah Padang
%K Soil chemical characteristics; soil depth; topo-sequence; wet tropical area
%X Topography is a factor affecting soil characteristics.  Chemical characteristic of a soil is a factor determining the productivity of the land.  A research was conducted in Bukit Sarasah Padang, an area receiving > 5000 mm rainfall annually. The purpose of this research was to determine the chemical characteristics of soils at sequence topography in hill-slope of Bukit Sarasah.  Soils were sampled at 3 different altitudes in the research area from 315 m – 515 m asl with 100 m interval.  At each location, soil samples were taken from two depths (0-20 cm and 30-50 cm) for soil chemical characteristics (pH, CEC, organic-C, N-total, C/N, Ca-, Mg-, K-, Na-, Al-, and H-exchangeable).  Based on the data resulted, it was found that there was a tendency of decreasing soil organic matter (SOC) content by increasing location from 315 to 515 m asl as well as from the top 0-20 cm to 30-50 cm soil depth.  The same tendency was also found for the CEC, pH, N-total, and C/N ratio of the soil.  On the other hand, exchangeable-Al and -H tended to increase by increasing elevation in Bukit Sarasah.  There was no significant difference found for the concentration of exchageable cations among the elevations and between the depths.  The soil chemical characteristics on the top 20 cm were generally better than those on 30-50 cm soil depth, however, different elevation did not gave significant difference of the concentration.
%U http://ijaseit.insightsociety.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=9&Itemid=1&article_id=666
%R doi:10.18517/ijaseit.6.2.666
%J International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology
%V 6
%N 2
%@ 2088-5334

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- Yulnafatmawita and - Hermansah,"Chemical Characteristics of Soils Based on Toposequence under Wet Tropical Area in Bukit Sarasah Padang," International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 165-169, 2016. [Online]. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.18517/ijaseit.6.2.666.

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TY  - JOUR
AU  - Yulnafatmawita, -
AU  - Hermansah, -
PY  - 2016
TI  - Chemical Characteristics of Soils Based on Toposequence under Wet Tropical Area in Bukit Sarasah Padang
JF  - International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology; Vol. 6 (2016) No. 2
Y2  - 2016
SP  - 165
EP  - 169
SN  - 2088-5334
PB  - INSIGHT - Indonesian Society for Knowledge and Human Development
KW  - Soil chemical characteristics; soil depth; topo-sequence; wet tropical area
N2  - Topography is a factor affecting soil characteristics.  Chemical characteristic of a soil is a factor determining the productivity of the land.  A research was conducted in Bukit Sarasah Padang, an area receiving > 5000 mm rainfall annually. The purpose of this research was to determine the chemical characteristics of soils at sequence topography in hill-slope of Bukit Sarasah.  Soils were sampled at 3 different altitudes in the research area from 315 m – 515 m asl with 100 m interval.  At each location, soil samples were taken from two depths (0-20 cm and 30-50 cm) for soil chemical characteristics (pH, CEC, organic-C, N-total, C/N, Ca-, Mg-, K-, Na-, Al-, and H-exchangeable).  Based on the data resulted, it was found that there was a tendency of decreasing soil organic matter (SOC) content by increasing location from 315 to 515 m asl as well as from the top 0-20 cm to 30-50 cm soil depth.  The same tendency was also found for the CEC, pH, N-total, and C/N ratio of the soil.  On the other hand, exchangeable-Al and -H tended to increase by increasing elevation in Bukit Sarasah.  There was no significant difference found for the concentration of exchageable cations among the elevations and between the depths.  The soil chemical characteristics on the top 20 cm were generally better than those on 30-50 cm soil depth, however, different elevation did not gave significant difference of the concentration.
UR  - http://ijaseit.insightsociety.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=9&Itemid=1&article_id=666
DO  - 10.18517/ijaseit.6.2.666

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RT Journal Article
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A1 Yulnafatmawita, -
A1 Hermansah, -
T1 Chemical Characteristics of Soils Based on Toposequence under Wet Tropical Area in Bukit Sarasah Padang
JF International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology
VO 6
IS 2
YR 2016
SP 165
OP 169
SN 2088-5334
PB INSIGHT - Indonesian Society for Knowledge and Human Development
K1 Soil chemical characteristics; soil depth; topo-sequence; wet tropical area
AB Topography is a factor affecting soil characteristics.  Chemical characteristic of a soil is a factor determining the productivity of the land.  A research was conducted in Bukit Sarasah Padang, an area receiving > 5000 mm rainfall annually. The purpose of this research was to determine the chemical characteristics of soils at sequence topography in hill-slope of Bukit Sarasah.  Soils were sampled at 3 different altitudes in the research area from 315 m – 515 m asl with 100 m interval.  At each location, soil samples were taken from two depths (0-20 cm and 30-50 cm) for soil chemical characteristics (pH, CEC, organic-C, N-total, C/N, Ca-, Mg-, K-, Na-, Al-, and H-exchangeable).  Based on the data resulted, it was found that there was a tendency of decreasing soil organic matter (SOC) content by increasing location from 315 to 515 m asl as well as from the top 0-20 cm to 30-50 cm soil depth.  The same tendency was also found for the CEC, pH, N-total, and C/N ratio of the soil.  On the other hand, exchangeable-Al and -H tended to increase by increasing elevation in Bukit Sarasah.  There was no significant difference found for the concentration of exchageable cations among the elevations and between the depths.  The soil chemical characteristics on the top 20 cm were generally better than those on 30-50 cm soil depth, however, different elevation did not gave significant difference of the concentration.
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DO  - 10.18517/ijaseit.6.2.666