Soil moisture retention and mass movement of volcanic soils from the “Sabinas” sector in Caldas, Colombia

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William Chavarriaga Montoya ; Josè Gabriel Cruz Cerón ; Johan Cuervo Correa (2017)
  • Publisher: Universidad Nacional de Colombia
  • Journal: Acta Agronómica (issn: 0120-2812, eissn: 2323-0118)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15446/acag.v66n4.60461
  • Subject: Hydraulic conductivity | humidity threat | soil aggregates | soil mass removal | stability | Agriculture | S

The mass movement of soils, are soil, rocks displacements or both, caused by soil water excesses in terrains due to gravity effects and other factors. The aim of this research was to quantify the moisture retention capacity of volcanic soils as a threat indicator in the... View more
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