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5.52 KEXBY (Kx) (1003) Series

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Definition

Major soil group: 05 brown soils With dominantly brownish or reddish subsoils and no prominent mottling or greyish colours (gleying) above 40 cm depth. They are developed mainly on permeable materials at elevations below about 300 m.0.D. Most are in agricultural use.
Soil Group: 5 brown sands Non-calcareous sandy or sandy gravelly.
Soil Subgroup: 2 gleyic brown sands (faintly mottled with permeable subsoil without significant clay enrichment)
Soil Series: fine sandy stoneless drift

Brief Profile Description

In Soil Associations (with WRB classification of this series in each association)

0552a    KEXBY Eutric Endogleyic Arenosols
0821a    EVERINGHAM Eutric Endogleyic Arenosols

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Surveyed profiles in LandIS

National Soil Inventory Sites: 1

Representative Profiles: 1

Auger Bores: 113

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