AMS Replaceable Tip Regular Soil Probe
- Can accommodate other AMS soil probe tips
- Includes a 10" comfortably-gripped cross handle
- Compatible with AMS 5/8" threaded slide hammers and extensions
|425.50||1" x 36" Plated Replaceable Tip Soil Probe w/Handle|
|Drop ships from manufacturer|
Like all AMS soil probes, the probe includes a 10" comfortably-gripped cross handle and is compatible with AMS 5/8" Threaded Slide Hammers and extensions for deeper sampling in tough areas.
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New research from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies reveals that healthy and diverse soil communities can mitigate the feedback effect that occurs between climate change and soil respiration. A paper detailing the findings was published online in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences .Read More
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Dr. Timothy Bartley , study lead author and a post-doctoral researcher in the U of G's Department of Integrative Biology , spoke to EM about the work .
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Steven Lyon , a Conservation Scientist with The Nature Conservancy, Professor at Stockholm University and Associate Professor at The Ohio State University, spoke with EM about the research .Read More