Lesson 3, Topic 1
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In the lab: Measuring soil moisture


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Dr. Carsten Pathe demonstrates the magnetic field, which is utilized to measure soil moisture.
Dr. Carsten Pathe demonstrates the usage of a soil moisture measuring device.

Sources & further reading

Dubovyk, O. (2017). The role of Remote Sensing in land degradation assessments: opportunities and challenges. European Journal of Remote Sensing, 50:1, 601-613. https://doi.org/10.1080/22797254.2017.1378926.

Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) (2018). The IPBES assessment report on Land Degradation and Restoration. https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3237393.

Jenčo, M., Fulajtár, E., Bobáľová, H., Matečný, I., Saksa, M., Kožuch, M., Gallay, M., Kaňuk, J., Píš, V. & Oršulová, V (2020). Mapping Soil Degradation on Arable Land with Aerial Photography and Erosion Models, Case Study from Danube Lowland, Slovakia. In: Remote Sensing, 12(24). https://doi.org/10.3390/rs12244047.

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