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6.43 BOLDERWOOD (bR) (131) Series

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Definition

Major soil group: 06 podzolic soils With black, dark brown or ochreous humus and iron-enriched subsoils formed as a result of acid weathering conditions. Under natural or semi-natural vegetation, they have an unincorporated acid organic layer at the surface.
Soil Group: 4 gley-podzols With a bleached subsurface horizon over a dark coloured humus or iron-enriched subsoil directly over a periodically wet prominently mottled or greyish horizon.
Soil Subgroup: 3 stagnogley-podzols (with slowly permeable subsoil)
Soil Series: light loamy over clayey stoneless drift

Brief Profile Description

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

0643c    Bolderwood Ruptic Stagnic Albic Podzols

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Surveyed profiles in LandIS

National Soil Inventory Sites: 2

Representative Profiles: 0

Auger Bores: 11

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