Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

Andre Eger

Andre Eger
Position: Pedologist
Team: Soils & Landscapes
Location: Lincoln
P.O. Box 69040
Lincoln 7640
Phone: +64 3 321 9851
Fax: +64 3 321 9998

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Research Interests

Research Interests

Pedology, Soil chemistry, Geomorphology, Ecology

Publications:
Larsen, I. J., Almond, P. C., Eger, A., Stone, J. O., Montgomery, D. R., Malcolm, B., 2014. Rapid Soil Production and Weathering in the Western Alps, New Zealand. Science, DOI: 10.1126/science.1244908
Turner, S., Schippers, A., Meyer-Stüve, S., Guggenberger, G., Gentsch, N., Dohrmann, R., Condron, L. M., Eger, A., Almond, P. C., Peltzer, D. A., Richardson, S. J., and Mikutta, R., 2013. Mineralogical impact on long-term patterns of soil nitrogen and phosphorus enzyme activities. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 68, 31-43.
Eger, A., Almond, P.C., Wells, A., Condron, L.M., 2013. Quantifying ecosystem rejuvenation: foliar element concentrations and vegetation communities across a dust gradient and a chronosequence. Plant and Soil, 367, 93-109.
Eger, A., Almond, P.C., Condron, L.M., 2013. Phosphorus fertilisation by active Holocene dust deposition in a super-humid, temperate environment (West Coast, South Island, New Zealand) – soil phosphorus fractionation and accession processes. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, doi: 10.1002/gbc.20019.
Eger, A., Almond, P.C., Condron, L.M., 2012. Upbuilding pedogenesis under active loess deposition in a super-humid, temperate climate - quantification of deposition rates, soil chemistry and pedogenic thresholds. Geoderma 189-190, 491-501.
Eger, A., Almond, P.C., Condron, L.M., 2011. Pedogenesis, soil mass balance, phosphorus dynamics and vegetation communities across a Holocene soil chronosequence in a super- humid climate, South Westland, New Zealand. Geoderma 163, 185-196.
Almond, P.C., Wilson, T.M., Shanhun, F., Whitman, Z., Eger, A., Moot, D., Cockcroft, M., Nobes, D.C., 2010, Agricultural land rehabilitation following 2010 Darfield (Canterbury) Earthquake: A preliminary report. Bulletin of the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering 43, 432-438.
Eger, A., Hewitt, A., 2008. Soils and their relationship to aspect and vegetation history in the eastern Southern Alps, Canterbury High Country, South Island, New Zealand. CATENA 75, 297-307.

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Lincoln
    PhD Soil Science
    2012
  • Leipzig
    MSc Geography
    2007

Skills

Skills

  • Soil Biochemistry
  • Soil Classification
  • Soil Chemical Analysis
  • Soil Resources
  • Soil Science
  • Biogeochemistry
  • Earth Science
  • Ecology
  • Soil Erosion
  • Geomorphology