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|Research center of Embrapa/Collection:||Embrapa Amazônia Ocidental - Artigo em anais de congresso (ALICE)|
|Type of Material:||Artigo em anais de congresso (ALICE)|
TEIXEIRA, W. G.
FALCÃO, N. P. S.
|Additional Information:||William I. Woods, U. Kansas; Lilian Rebellato, U. Kansas; WENCESLAU GERALDES TEIXEIRA, CPAA; Newton P. S. Falcão, Inpa.|
|Title:||Terra preta nova.|
|Publisher:||In: ANNUAL MEETING OF THE SOCIETY FOR APPLIED ANTHROPOLOGY, 21., 2009, Santa Fe. Global challenge, local action: ethical engagement, partnerships, and practice: annals. Santa Fe: SfAA, 2009.|
|Description:||Amazonian soils are almost universally thought of as extremely forbidding. However, it is now clear that complex societies with large, sedentary populations were present for over a millenium before European contact. Associated with these are tracts of anomalously fertile, dark soils termed terra preta. These soils are presently an important agricultural resource within Amazonia. They provide a model for developing long-term future sustainability of food production simple carbon based soil technologies in tropical environments, particularly among small holders.|
|Appears in Collections:||Artigo em anais de congresso (CPAA)|