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A

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 4 words.

A‐horizon

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 99 words.

The upper layer of soil within a soil profile. This is the fertile topsoil of a mineral soil, that

A‐horizon

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 99 words.

The upper layer of soil within a *soil profile. This is the fertile topsoil of a mineral soil,

A‐horizon

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 99 words.

The upper layer of soil within a *soil profile. This is the fertile topsoil of a mineral soil,

aa

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 25 words.

Volcanic **lava rock that is thick and porous and has a rough, jagged surface when it cools. It

aa

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 25 words.

Volcanic lava rock that is thick and porous and has a rough, jagged surface when it cools. It is a

aa

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 25 words.

Volcanic **lava rock that is thick and porous and has a rough, jagged surface when it cools. It

abandoned well

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 36 words.

Any *well that has not been used for a long time and/or is not properly sealed, and is so

abandoned well

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 36 words.

Any well that has not been used for a long time and/or is not properly sealed, and is so poorly

abandoned well

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 36 words.

Any *well that has not been used for a long time and/or is not properly sealed, and is so

abatement

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 17 words.

The elimination or reduction of emissions that create *pollution. Examples include smoke abatement and noise abatement.

abatement

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 17 words.

The elimination or reduction of emissions that create pollution. Examples include smoke abatement and noise abatement.

abatement

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 17 words.

The elimination or reduction of emissions that create *pollution. Examples include smoke abatement and noise abatement.

abatement debris

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 8 words.

Waste materials produced by *remediation activities.

abatement debris

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 8 words.

Waste materials produced by remediation activities.

abatement debris

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 8 words.

Waste materials produced by *remediation activities.

Abbey, Edward

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 29 words.

USauthor (1927–89) who wrote the book Desert Solitaire and is remembered for his strong criticism of public

Abbey, Edward (1927–89)

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 31 words.

who wrote the book *Desert Solitaire and is remembered for his strong criticism of public land policies and his

Abbey, Edward (1927–89)

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 31 words.

who wrote the book *Desert Solitaire and is remembered for his strong criticism of public land policies and his

abiotic

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 17 words.

Devoid of life, not biotic, non‐biological. Examples of the abiotic environment include climate, geology, and atmosphere.