Associate Professor
Research Interests:
Faculty of Land and Food Systems, Room 227
2357 Main Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4
Canada
work phone: 6048220252

Areas of research include:

  • Application of information technology in soil science education
  • Soil compaction susceptibility
  • Land-use impacts on temperate grasslands: linking soil quality and ecosystems function
  • Rehabilitation of degraded forest soils
  • Forest grazing and its impacts on soil quality

Projects

Improving on-farm woody habitat management in the lower Fraser River Delta Completed
March, 2013April, 2015

BC Agricultural Research & Development Corporation

Terrestrial Research on Ecosystems and World-wide Education & Broadcast Current
January, 2011December, 2016

NSERC – CREATE

Flexible learning lab module focused on soil classification Completed
September, 2013August, 2015

Flexible Learning

Demonstrating Long-term Improvements in Soil Productivity on Delta Farmland Current
March, 2015March, 2020

BC Investment Agriculture Foundation

Improving on-farm drainage management to reduce the impacts of climate change in Delta, BC Current
August, 2015August, 2017

BC Farm Adaptation Innovator Program

Long-term impacts of biosolids application on soil quality and vegetation at the OK Ranch, Jesmond, BC Current
April, 2016March, 2017

Metro Vancouver

Soil productivity as impacted by grassland set-asides Current
January, 2016February, 2020

MITCAS

Digging In: An Educational Tool Promoting Science Citizenship for the Introduction to Soil Science Course Current
April, 2016March, 2017

TLEF


Unit Associations

Applied Biology
Belowground Ecosystem Group at UBC
Soil and Water Environmental Group
Soil, Water, and Air Lab

Awards

CNIE Award of Merit in the Media Festival for the instructional, post-secondary awarded by the Canadian Network for Innovation in Education (CNIE) , 2009
AMTEC Award of Merit by the Association for Media and Technology in Education in Canada (AMTEC) , 2007
CADE Award of Excellence for Partnership and Collaboration by the Canadian Association for Distance Education (CADE) , 2007
UBC Killam Teaching Prize , 2006
North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) Teaching Award of Merit , 2006
CNIE Award of Excellence in the Innovation in Web Design category awarded by the Canadian Network for Innovation in Education (CNIE) , 2011
CNIE Award of Merit in the Graphic Design category by the Canadian Network for Innovation in Education , 2012
Mentoring Award by the Association for Women Soil Scientists, Soil Science Society of America , 2013
CNIE Award for Excellence and Innovation in the Integration of Technology, in a Formal or Non-Formal Educational Program , 2014
Quarry Life Award (3rd place) , 2014
Platinum MARCOM Award in the mobile and web-based technology category for the educational project SOILx , 2014
Platinum AVA Digital Award in the Information Experience category for the educational project SOILx , 2015
3M National Teaching Fellowship , 2016

Current Graduate Students

Clara Roa-Garcia, PhD
Effects of soil type (Andisols and Inceptisols) and land use on soil water retention and water yield in the Colombian Andes
Alisha Hackinen, MSc
Application of collaborative case based learning in a Sustainable Soil Management course
Daniel Seeton, MSc
Nitrogen deposition from poultry barn exhaust as the potential source of contamination of the Abbotsford-Sumas aquifer
Jason Lussier, MSc
Evaluation of the early remedial effects of grassland set-asides on agriculture soils
Emma Avery, MSc
Long-term impacts of biosolids application on soil quality and vegetation at the OK Ranch, Jesmond, BC

Post Doctoral Fellows and Research Assistants

Dr. Preston Cumming (PDF),

Previous Students, Post Doctoral Fellows and Research Assistants

Darrell Hoffman (M.Sc., Oct 2015). Thesis title: “Blending multimedia and campus-based learning to enhance learning about forest floor and humus forms”

Dru Yates (M.Sc., Apr 2014). Thesis title: “Effects of grassland set-asides on selected soil properties in the Fraser River delta of British Columbia”

Robert Lee (M.Sc., Nov 2011). Thesis title: “Relationships of plant communities and soil properties to exotic plant invasion under climate change scenario”

Adrienne Scott (M.Sc., Jun 2011). Thesis title: “An assessment of soil water repellency after wildfire in southern British Columbia: Comparison of methodologies and predictive indicators”

Christian Evans (M.Sc., Jan 2011). Thesis title: “A comparison of the effects of 20 and 30 years of grazing on grassland soil properties in southern British Columbia”

Rachel Strivelli (M.Sc., Feb 2010). Thesis title: “Development of an innovative, interactive soils teaching tool for metapedogenesis”

Yihai (Simon) Zhao (Ph.D., Jun 2009). Thesis title: “Compaction susceptibility of forest soils in BC”

Sarah Lamagna (M.Sc., Aug 2008). Thesis title: “Development of health indicators for rough fescue grasslands in the southern interior of British Columbia”. For more details visit http://www.for.gov.bc.ca/HRE/ecoearth/ordroad/HealthIndic.htm

Bruce Roddan (M.Sc., Apr 2008). Thesis title: “Development of sediment trap design for riparian areas”

Shannon Ripley (M.Sc., Jun 2007). Thesis title: “Soil quality indicators in the forest grazing systems in Argentina”

Maryam Mofidpoor (M.Sc., Jun 2007). Thesis title: “Soil quality indicators for peat moss as a growing media base”

Brian Wallace (M.Sc., Jun 2007). Thesis title: “Effect of biosoilds on physical properties of rangeland soils in southern British Columbia”

Peter Sorokovsky (M.Sc., Sep 2005). Thesis title: “Compaction on sand-based putting greens in the Lower Fraser Valley”


Current Courses

Winter 2016

APBI200 Introduction to Soil Science Sections

Physical, chemical and biological properties of soils; soil formation, classification, use and conservation. There are no prerequisites for this course, but background in Biology 12, Chemistry 12, and Physics 12 (or first-year university-level) is strongly advised.


Other Courses and Workshops

APBI402 / SOIL 502 – Sustainable Soil Management

APBI 403 / SOIL 503 – Soil sampling, analyses, and data interpretation

Selected Publications


Cumming, P.W, R.F. Newman, G. Bradfield, M. Krzic, and D.J. Thompson (2016). Grazing and solar irradiance drive micro-scale patterning of grassland plant communities in south-central British Columbia Journal of Arid Environments
Krzic M., J. Wilson, N. Basiliko, A. Bedard-Haughn, E. Humphreys, S. Dyanaktar, P. Hazlett, R. Strivelli, C. Crowley, and L. Dampier (2015). Soil 4 Youth program brings soil science to Canadian high school education Proceedings of the 2015 Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of America. Nov 15-18, 2015. Minneapolis, MN. Abstract no. 202-3.
Hoffman, D., M. Krzic, M. Schmidt, S. Nashon, and L. Lavkulich (2015). Web-based educational tool and mobile quest for forest floor description and humus form classification Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Montreal, QC. July 5-10, 2015. p. 217.
Neufeld, K., S.M. Smukler, S. Grayston, S. Bittman, D. Hunt, and M. Krzic (2015). Microbial community structure and activity after long-term use of dairy manure and fertilizer reflects soil properties and impacts soil N transformations Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Montreal, QC. July 5-10, 2015. p. 253.
C. Crowley, S. Dyanatkar, M. Krzic, J. Wilson, K. Watson, A. Bedard-Haughn, P. Sanborn, N. Basilko, N. Sidles (2015). SOILx: A new online open education resource to support teaching and learning in soil science. INTED2015 Proceedings. 9th International Technology, Education and Development Conference (INTED). Mar 2-4, 2015, Madrid, Spain.
Thiel, B., S. Smukler, M. Krzic, S. Gergel, and C.Terpsma (2015). Farmland hedgerow carbon storage and biodiversity in the Fraser River Delta of British Columbia Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 7:247-256
Krzic, M., A.A. Bomke, M. Sylvestre, and S.J. Brown (2015). Teaching sustainable soil management: A framework for using problem-based learning Natural Sci. Edu. 44: 43-50
Iverson, M., M. Krzic, S. Dyanaktar, A. Bomke, C. Crowley, K. Karasin, and S. Smukler (2014). Development of an interactive soil map for the city of Vancouver, BC Abstract no. 153-1 in Proceedings of the 2014 Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of America. Nov 2-5, 2014. Long Beach, CA
Hoffman, D., M. Krzic, M. Schmidt, S. Nashon, and L. Lavkulich (2014). Web-based educational tool for forest floor description and humus form classification Abstract no. 153-2 in Proceedings of the 2014 Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of America. Nov 2-5, 2014. Long Beach, CA
Krzic M., Hoffman, D., J. Wilson, M. Schmidt, and L. Lavkulich (2014). Bringing forest floor and humus forms classification to life using multimedia and mobile-based learning Abstract no. 155-1 in Proceedings of the 2014 Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of America. Nov 2-5, 2014. Long Beach, CA
Hoffman, D., M. Krzic, M. Schmidt, S. Nashon, and L. Lavkulich. (2014). From forest to classroom: a web-based educational tool on forest floor description and humus form classification Abstract no. 155-2 in Proceedings of the 2014 Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of America. Nov 2-5, 2014. Long Beach, CA
Dyanatkar, S., M. Krzic, J. Wilson, N. Sidles, C. Crowley, K. Watson, P. Sanborn, A. Bedard-Haughn, and N. Basiliko (2014). SOILx: a location-based augmented reality learning tool for soil science Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Banff, AB. May 4-8, 2014. p. 15
Hoffman, D., M. Krzic, M. Schmidt, S. Nashon, and L. Lavkulich (2014). Development of a web-based educational tool for forest floor description and humus form classification . Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Banff, AB. May 4-8, 2014. p. 35.
Iverson, M., M. Krzic, S. Dyanaktar, A. Bomke, C. Crowley, K. Karasin, and S. Smukler (2014). An interactive soil map for the city of Vancouver, BC Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Banff, AB. May 4-8, 2014. p. 37
Krzic, M., J. Wilson, N. Rogic, W. Engle (2014). Learning horizons: implementing a collaborative, reusable, and multi-layered soilweb200 educational tool Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Banff, AB. May 4-8, 2014. p. 43
Neufeld, K., S.M. Smukler, S. Grayston, S. Bittman, D. Hunt, and M. Krzic (2014). Soil Microbial Community Composition and Activity after Ten Years of Application of Whole and Separated Dairy Slurry and Ammonium Nitrate Fertilizer on a Tall Fescue Grassland Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Banff, AB. May 4-8, 2014. p. 52
Thiel, B., S.M. Smukler, M. Krzic, S. Gergel, C. Terpsma (2014). Evaluating Planted versus Remnant Hedgerows for Climate Change Mitigation Potential on Farmland in the Lower Fraser River Delta Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Banff, AB. May 4-8, 2014. p. 101
Krzic, M., S.F. Lamagna, R.F. Newman G. Bradfield, B. Wallace (2014). Long-term grazing effects on rough fescue grassland soils in southern British Columbia Canadian Journal of Soil Science 94: 337-345
Krzic M., J. Wilson, N. Basiliko, A, Bedard-Haughn, E. Hymphreys, S. Dyanatkar, Paul Hazlett, R. Strivelli, C. Crowley, and L. Dampier (2014). Soil 4 Youth: Charting New Territory in Canadian High School Soil Science Education Natural Sciences Education journal 43:73-80
Newman, R.F., M. Krzic, and B.M. Wallace (2014). Differing effects of biosolids on native plants in grasslands of southern British Columbia Journal of Environmental Quality 43:1672-1678
King, C., J. Dordel, M. Krzic, and S.W. Simard (2014). Integrating a mobile-based gaming application into a postsecondary forest ecology course Natural Science Education journal 43:1173-125
Iverson, M., M. Krzic, and A.A. Bomke (2014). A framework for site assessment guides for urban impacted soils: A Vancouver case study. Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community. 5(1):1-11
Lee, R, G. Bradfield, M. Krzic, R. Newman, and P. Cumming (2014). Plant community – soil relationships in a topographically diverse grassland in southern interior British Columbia, Canada Botany 92:837-845
Krzic, M., K. Watson, S. Dyanaktar, J. Wilson, C. Crowley, P. Sanborn, A. Bedard-Haughn, N. Basiliko, and N. Sidles. (2013). Location-based tool bringing soil science out of the classroom through mobile technology Proceedings of the 2013 Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of America. Nov 3-6, 2013. Tampa, FL
Krzic, M., J. Wilson, N. Rogic, W. Engle. (2013). SoilWeb200 educational tool goes to UBC Wiki Proceedings of the 2013 Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of America. Nov 3-6, 2013. Tampa, FL.
Krzic, M., K. Watson, S. Dyanaktar, J. Wilson, C. Crowley, P. Sanborn, A. Bedard-Haughn, and N. Basiliko (2013). SOILx tool bringing soil science out of the classroom through mobile technology Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Winnipeg, MB. July 22-25, 2013. p. 66.
Yates, D., M. Krzic, D. Bradbeer, and S. Smukler (2013). Effects of grassland set-asides on selected soil properties in the western Fraser Valley of British Columbia Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Winnipeg, MB. July 22-25, 2013. p. 89
King, C., J. Dordel, M. Krzic, S. Simard, and L. Lavkulich (2013). Questogo: Bringing mobile technology into the outdoor classroom Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Winnipeg, MB. July 22-25, 2013. p. 64
Krzic M., R.A. Strivelli, E. Holmes, S. Grand, S. Dyanatkar, L.M. Lavkulich, and C. Crowley (2013). Virtual soil monoliths: Blending traditional and web-based educational approaches Natural Sci. Education J. 42:1-8.
Krzic, M., Watson, K., S. Grand, C. Crowley, S. Dyanatkar, A. Bomke and S. Smith (2012). From the field to the classroom: a web-based teaching tool on depositional environments and landscape development Proceedings of the 2012 Annual Conference of the European Geoscientists Union. Vol. 14, EGU2012-1725. Apr 22-27, 2012. Vienna, Austria.
Krzic, M., N. Basiliko, A. Bedard-Haughn, E. Humphreys, G. Price, L. Dampier, S. Grand, S. Dyanatkar, and C. Crowley (2012). Cyber shovels in high school: An online soil science resource for educators Proceedings of the 2012 Annual Conference of the European Geoscientists Union. Vol. 14, EGU2012-1724-1. Apr 22-27, 2012. Vienna, Austria
Strivelli, R.A., M. Krzic, C. Crowley, S. Dyanatkar, A. Bomke, S. Simard, and S. Grand (2012). Development of an innovative teaching tool for soil formation and soil quality Proceedings of the 2012 Annual Conference of the European Geoscientists Union. Vol. 14, EGU2012-1726. Apr 22-27, 2012. Vienna, Austria
Grand, S., M. Krzic, C. Crowley, G. Lascu, and J. Rosado (2012). The fascinating side of dirt: Soil and the global environment course Proceedings of the 2012 Annual Conference of the European Geoscientists Union. Vol. 14, EGU2012-1723-1. Apr 22-27, 2012. Vienna, Austria
Crowley, C., M. Krzic, S. Dyanatkar, K. Watson, A. Bomke, P. Sanborn, R. Strivelli, S. Grand, S. Smith, N. Basiliko, A. Bedard-Haughn, E. Humphreys, and G. Price (2012). Virtual soil science learning resources Abstract no. 12 in Proceedings of the 2012 Annual Conference of the Canadian Network for Innovation in Education (CNIE). May 14-16, 2012. Canmore, Alberta
Evans, C.R.W., M. Krzic, K. Broersma, and D.J. Thompson (2012). Long-term grazing effects on grassland soil properties in southern British Columbia Canadian Journal of Soil Science 92: 685-693
Krzic, M., S. Dyanatkar, R. Strivelli, E. Holmes, and L. Lavkulich (2011). Virtual soil monoliths: merging of old and new educational tools Abstract no. 131-9 in Proceedings of the 2011 Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of America. Oct 16-19, 2011. San Antonio, TX
Krzic, M., N. Basiliko, A. Bedard-Haughn, E. Humphreys, G. Price, L. Dampier, S. Dyanatkar, R. Strivelli, J. Shabaga, C. Winsborough, T. Sackett, D. Gillis, and C. Crowley (2011). Charting new territory in high school soil science education in Canada Abstract no. 131-1 in Proceedings of the 2011 Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of America. Oct 16-19, 2011. San Antonio, TX
Watson, K., M. Krzic, A. Bomke, S. Smith, S. Grand, S. Dyanatkar, and C. Crowley (2011). From the field to the classroom: a web-based learning tool on soil parent material and landscape development Abstract no. 131-8 in Proceedings of the 2011 Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of America. Oct 16-19, 2011. San Antonio, TX
Lee, R., G. Bradfield, M.Krzic, R. Newman, and B. Wallace (2011). Relationship of invasive species to soil properties and topography in a southern interior British Columbia Abstract no. 216-6 in Proceedings of the 2011 Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of America. Oct 16-19, 2011. San Antonio, TX
Lee, R, G. Bradfield, M. Krzic, R. Newman, and B, Wallace (2011). Predicting the spread of invasive plant species under a rangeland climate change scenario Abstract no. 457 in Proceedings of the 64th Conference of the Society for Range Management. Feb 9-13, 2011, Billings, MT.
Strivelli, R.A., M. Krzic, C. Crowley, S. Dyanatkar, A. Bomke, S.W. Simard, and A. Jakoy (2011). Integration of problem-based learning and web-based multimedia to enhance soil management course. J. Natural Resources & Life Sci. Education 40: 215-223
Zhao, Y., M. Krzic, C.E. Bulmer, M.G. Schmidt, and S.W. Simard. (2010). Relative bulk density as a measure of compaction and its influence on tree height. Canadian J. of Forest Research 40: 1724-1735.
Sabau, J., M.G. Schmidt, and M. Krzic. (2010). The impact of black cottonwood on soil fertility in coastal western hemlock forest Forest Ecol. Manage. 260: 1350-1358.
Ripley, S.W., M. Krzic, G.E. Bradfield, and A.A. Bomke. (2010). Land-use impacts on soil quality of the Yungas/Chaco transition forest of Jujuy province, northwestern Argentina Canadian Journal of Soil Science 90: 679-683.
Watson, K., M. Krzic, A. Bomke, S. Smith, S. Grand, C. Crowley, and S. Dyanatkar. (2010). Web-Based Learning Tool on Soil Parent Material and Landscape Development Proceedings of the 2010 Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Jun 21-24, 2010. Saskatoon, SK, p. 122.
Strivelli, R.A., M. Krzic, C. Crowley, P. Sanborn, K. Watson, D. Poon. (2010). Development of an innovative community of practice platform for soils professionals in British Columbia Proceedings of the 2010 Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Jun 21-24, 2010. Saskatoon, SK, p. 81
Krzic, M., and R.A. Strivelli. (2010). Emerging approaches to soil science education Proceedings of the 2010 Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Jun 21-24, 2010. Saskatoon, SK, p. 46.
Strivelli, R.A., M. Krzic, C. Crowley, S. Dyanatkar, N. Basiliko, J. Shabaga, C. Winsborough, A. Bedard-Hughn, M. Pare, G. Price, D. Gillis, E. Humphreys, J. Vandewint, and L. Dampier. (2010). Soils: charting new territory in high school education Proceedings of the 2010 Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of America. Oct 31 – Nov 3, 2010. Long Beach, CA.
Wallace, B.M., M. Krzic, T.A. Forge, K. Broersma, R.F. Newman. (2009). s increase soil aggregation and protection of soil carbon five years after application on a crested wheatgrass pasture. Journal of Environmental Quality 38:291-298.
Mofidpoor, M., M. Krzic, and L. Principe (2009). Effects of peat source and length of storage time on the quality of baled peat. Canadian Journal of Soil Science 89:635-644
Strivelli, R.A., M. Krzic, C. Crowley, Saeed Dyanatkar, and Les Lavkulich (2009). Development of an innovative teaching tool for soil formation and soil quality. Proceedings of the 2009 Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Aug 3-5, 2009. Guelph, Ontario. p. 86
Evans, C., M. Krzic, K. Broersma, and D. Thompson (2009). Effects of long-term grazing on soil quality in southern BC Proceedings of the 2009 Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Aug 3-5, 2009. Guelph, Ontario. p. 40.
Krzic, M., L. Zabek, C.E. Bulmer, B. Chapman, and C. Trethewey (2009). Soil properties and lodgepole pine growth on forest landings rehabilitated by tillage and fertilizer application Canadian Journal of Soil Science – Special issue on Forest Soil Disturbance 89:25-34
Krzic, M., L. Zabek, C.E. Bulmer, B. Chapman, and C. Trethewey. (2009). Soil properties and lodgepole pine growth on forest landings rehabilitated by tillage and fertilizer application Canadian Journal of Soil Science – Special issue on Forest Soil Disturbance 89:25-34.
Zhao Y., M. Krzic, C.E. Bulmer, and M.G. Schmidt (2008). Maximum bulk density of British Columbia forest soils from the Proctor test: relationships with selected physical and chemical properties Soil Science Society of America Journal 72:442–452
Blouin, V.M., M.G. Schmidt, C.E. Bulmer, and M. Krzic (2008). Effects of compaction and water content on lodgepole pine seedling growth Forest Ecology and Management 255:2444-2452
Mofidpoor M., M. Krzic, and L. Principe. (2008). Effects of source and storage time on the quality of baled peat moss. Conference Proceedings of the 13th International Peat Congress, Tullamore, Ireland, June 8-13, 2008.
Roddan, B.H., M. Krzic, R.D. Moore, B. Eaton, and K. Broersma. (2008). A time integrated passive fluvial suspended sediment sampler evaluated in an instream flume. Proceedings of the “National Sedimentation Laboratory: 50 Years of Soil and Water Research in a Changing Agricultural Environment” organized by the USDA Agricultural Research Service National Sedimentation Laboratory. Oxford, Mississippi. Sep 3-5, 2008.
Krzic, M., Newman R.F., Broersma, K. (2008). Forested rangeland in British Columbia, Canada: an example of integrated land use. Proceedings of the EUROSOIL 2008 Congress, Aug 25-29, 2008, Vienna, Austria. p. 360.
Krzic M., Zhao, Y., Bulmer, C.E., and Schmidt, M.G. (2008). Development of assessment method for forest soil compaction. Proceedings of the EUROSOIL 2008 Congress, Aug 25-29, 2008, Vienna, Austria. p. 359.
Zhao, Y., M. Krzic, C.E. Bulmer, M.G. Schmidt, and S.W. Simard. (2008). Characterization of soil compaction and tree growth in BC forests by relative bulk density. Proceedings of the 2008 Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Jul 6-10, 2008. Prince George, BC. p. 214.
Lamagna S.F., M. Krzic, and R.F. Newman. (2008). Relationships among soil/vegetation properties and rangeland health indicators. Proceedings of the 2008 Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Jul 6-10, 2008. Prince George, BC. p. 119.
Strivelli, R.A., M. Krzic, L.M. Lavkulich, and C. Crowley. (2008). An innovative, teaching tool for soil formation. Proceedings of the 2008 Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. Jul 6-10, 2008. Prince George, BC. p. 193.
Krzic M., Wiseman, K., Dampier, L., and Gaumont-Guay, D. (2008). SoilWeb: an interactive, on-line teaching tool. Proceedings of the EUROSOIL 2008 Congress, Aug 25-29, 2008, Vienna, Austria. p. 128
Sorokovsky P., Krzic M., and Novak M.D. (2007). Core aeration of sand-based putting greens in the lower Fraser Valley of British Columbia Canadian Journal of Soil Science 87:103-111
Ripley, S.W., M. Krzic, and A.A. Bomke. (2007). Native forage production and soil quality in subtropical forest ecosystems of southwestern Jujuy, Argentina. Abstract no. 96 in Proceedings of the 60th Conference of the Society for Range Management. Feb 9-13, 2007, Reno, NV.
Bomke, A.A. and M. Krzic. 2007. (2007). Collaborative learning for sustainable soil management. Abstract no. 25 in the proceedings of the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA). June 20-22, 2007. Urbana, IL.
Krzic, M., C.E. Bulmer, F. Teste, L. Dampier, M.G. Schmidt, and Y. Zhao. (2006). Soil properties influencing compactability of forest soils in British Columbia, Canada. Proceedings of the 18th World Congress of Soil Science, organized by the International Union of Soil Science. July 9-15, 2006, Philadelphia, PA. CD, abstract no. 177-11.
Wallace B.M., T.A. Forge, M. Krzic, K. Broersma, and R.F. Newman. (2006). Effects of biosolids on soil properties in three forage production systems in the southern interior of British Columbia. Proceedings of the Northwest Biosolids Management Conference. Sep 10-12, 2006, Blaine, WA
Krzic M., K. Wiseman, L. Dampier, and D. Gaumont-Guay (2006). SoilWeb: A Tool for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Soil Science. Proceedings of the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) conference. June 7-9, 2006, Vancouver, BC. p. 38.
Krzic M., A. Bomke, K. Watson, T. Ballard, P. Sanborn, C. Cross, A. van Ryswyk, and C. Crowley. (2006). Virtual Soil Identification and Classification Proceedings of the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) conference. June 7-9, 2006, Vancouver, BC. p. 14
Zhao Y., M. Krzic, C.E. Bulmer, M.G. Schmidt, and S. Simard (2006). Soil properties affecting compactability of forest soils in British Columbia. Proceedings of the 2006 Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. May 14-17, 2006, Banff, AL. p. 147-148.
Wallace B.M., M. Krzic, T.A. Forge, K. Broersma, and R.F. Newman. (2006). Effects of biosolids on aggregate stability in three forage production systems in the southern interior of British Columbia. Proceedings of the 2006 Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. May 14-17, 2006, Banff, AL. p. 137.
Scott A., D.F. Scott, and M. Krzic (2006). Wildfire-induced water repellency in forest soils of the southern interior of British Columbia. Proceedings of the 2006 Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. May 14-17, 2006, Banff, AL. p. 117
Mofidpoor M., M. Krzic, and L. Principe (2006). Quality of peat moss as a growing media base. Proceedings of the 2006 Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. May 14-17, 2006, Banff, AL. p. 91-92.
Bulmer C.E., M.G. Schmidt, M. Krzic, and V. Blouin (2006). Soil mechanical resistance and water content in BC’s forest soils. Proceedings of the 2006 Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. May 14-17, 2006, Banff, AL. p. 21-22
Wallace B., Forge T., Krzic M., Broersma K. and Newman R. (2006). Effects of biosolids on soil physical properties of forage production systems in the Southern Interior of British Columbia Proceedings of the 59th Annual Conference of the Society for Range Management, Vancouver BC Feb 13-17, 2006
Krzic M., Newman R., and Broersma K. (2006). Forest Grazing on Lodgepole Pine Cutblocks Proceedings of the 59th Annaul Conference of the Society for Range Management, Vancouver BC Feb 13-17, 2006
Krzic, M., R.F. Newman, C. Trethewey, C.E. Bulmer, and B. Chapman. (2006). Impacts of cattle grazing on vegetation and soil properties on rehabilitated landings in central interior of British Columbia Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 61:137-144
Blouin, V.M., M.G. Schmidt, C.E. Bulmer, and M. Krzic (2005). Effects of mechanical disturbance on soil properties and lodgepole pine growth in BC’s Central Interior Canadian Journal of Soil Science 85:681-691.
Blouin, V.M., M.G. Schmidt, C.E. Bulmer, and M. Krzic (2004). Soil compaction and water content effects on lodgepole pine seedling growth in British Columbia Proceedings of the 3rd Australian – New Zealand Soils Conference. Sydney, Australia
Blouin, V.M., M.G. Schmidt, C.E. Bulmer, and M. Krzic (2004). The effects of moisture on lodgepole pine seedling growth: a greenhouse experiment Proceedings of the Soil Science Society of America/Canadian Society of Soil Science. Oct 31-Nov 4, 2004, Seattle, WA.
Sorokovsky, P. and M. Krzic (2004). The effect of core aeration on soil compaction of sand-based putting greens Proceedings of the Soil Science Society of America/Canadian Society of Soil Science. Oct 31-Nov 4, 2004, Seattle, WA.
Krzic, M., R. Newman, C.E. Bulmer, C. Trethewey, and Y. Zhao. (2004). Forest grazing on rehabilitated landings in central interior of British Columbia Proceedings of the Soil Science Society of America/Canadian Society of Soil Science. Oct 31-Nov 4, 2004, Seattle, WA.
Krzic, M., Page, H., Newman, R.F., and Broersma K. (2004). Aspen regeneration, forage production and soil compaction on harvested and grazed boreal aspen stands BC Journal of Ecosystems and Management 5:30-38
Krzic, M., Bulmer, C.E., Teste, F., Dampier, L., and Rahman, S. (2004). Soil properties influencing compactability of forest soils in British Columbia Canadian Journal of Soil Science 84:219-226
Krzic, M. and Bulmer, C.E. (2003). Soil properties and tree growth on rehabilitated landings in the Peace River region Proceedings of the Canadian Society of Soil Science. p. 148. August 10-13, 2003. Montreal, Quebec.
Krzic, M., Newman, R.F., Broersma, K. (2003). Forest grazing on lodgepole pine cutblocks in southern British Columbia Proceedings of the Western Range Science Seminar. Rangelands and ranching: achieving a viable future. p. 111-112. January 19-21, 2003. Medicine Hat, Alberta.
Krzic, M., R.F. Newman, and K. Broersma. (2003). Plant species diversity and soil quality in harvested and grazed boreal aspen stands of northeastern British Columbia. Forest Ecology and Management 182:315-325
Bulmer, C.E. and Krzic, M. (2003). Soil properties and lodgepole pine growth on rehabilitated landings in northeastern British Columbia Canadian Journal of Soil Science 83:465-474
Battigelli, J.P., McIntyre, G.S., Broersma, K., and Krzic, M. (2003). Impact of cattle grazing on prostigmatid mite densities in grassland soils of southern interior British Columbia Canadian Journal of Soil Science 83:533-535
Krzic, M., K. Broersma, and R.F. Newman. (2002). Soil quality changes in harvested and grazed aspen stands in the Peace River region. Abstract for poster presentation at the Canadian Society of Soil Science 54th Annual Meeting in Banff , AB. May 18-22, 2002 .
Bulmer, C., M. Krzic, K. Green, D. Suderman, G. Radchenko, and P. Gevatkoff. (2002). Soil productivity and forest regeneration success on reclaimed oil and gas sites in the Dawson Creek Forest District Proceedings of the 26th annual BC mine reclamation symposium, organized by the Canadian Land Reclamation Association. p. 159-171. Dawson Creek, BC. September 9-13, 2002.