546-0221/07 – Soil Protection (OCHPN)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits4
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Barbara Stalmachová, CSc.Subject version guarantorIng. Lenka Urbancová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year1Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2007/2008Year of cancellation2013/2014
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
CMI0007 Ing. Lenka Urbancová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+1
Combined Credit and Examination 9+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Course is devoted to the basic information on degradation processes in soils and soil protection. It includes water and wind erosion of soils, soil contamination, inorganic and organic pollutants in soil, acidification, sampling and analyses of soil water and soil air.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Seminars
Experimental work in labs
Project work

Summary

Course is devoted to the basic information on degradation processes in soils and soil protection. It includes water and wind erosion of soils, soil contamination, inorganic and organic pollutants in soil, acidification, sampling and analyses of soil water and soil air.

Compulsory literature:

Brady, N.C., Weil, R.R. (1966): The nature and properties of soils. Prentice- Hall, Upper Saddle River. 740 pp. Fitzpatrick, E.A. (1971): Pedology, A systematic approach to soil science. Oliver and Boyd, Edinburgh. 306 pp.

Recommended literature:

KABATA-PENDIAS A., PENDIAS H., 2000: Trace Elements in Soils and Plants. CRC Press. Boca Ratón, Florida, EEUU. 432 p. WATTS, R. J., TEEL, A. J., 2006: Treatment of contamined soils and groundwater using ISCO. Practice periodical of hazards, toxic and radioactive waste management, 10, 1061, 214 p.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Presence on lessons and active work

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Lectures: Degradation processes in soils. Soil properties important in terms of soil degradation. Causes and effects of water erosion of soil. General equation of soil erosion. Causes and consequences of wind erosion of soil. Erosion control measures. Contamination of soil industry. Contamination of soil by agricultural activity. Evaluation of soil contamination. Contamination of soil pollutants and remote transfer of critical loads. Ecological stability of the landscape and soil conservation. Degradation of soils in agriculture. Degradation of forest soils. Thermal methods for decontamination of soils. Physico-chemical methods of soil decontamination. Biological methods for decontamination of soils. exercise: Field evaluation of soil and soil erosion. Sampling soil water. Atmogeochemické methods to protect soils.

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2011/2012 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (145) 51
        Examination Examination 100  0
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2012/2013 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3904T005) Environmental Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3904T005) Environmental Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3904T005) Environmental Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3904T005) Environmental Engineering K Czech Most 1 Compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3904T005) Environmental Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3904T005) Environmental Engineering K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3904T005) Environmental Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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