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3.73 BRIMPTON (bP) (145) Series

« WILLINGHAM LODGEGROVE »

Definition

Major soil group: 03 lithomorphic soils Shallow, with a distinct, humose or peaty topsoil, but no subsurface horizons more than 5 cm thick (other than a bleached horizon). Normally over bedrock, very stony rock rubble or little altered soft unconsolidated deposits within 30 cm depth.
Soil Group: 7 rendzina-like alluvial soils In little altered calcareous alluvium, lake marl or tufa, at least 30 cm thick.
Soil Subgroup: 3 humic gleyic rendzina-like alluvial soils (mottled with humose or peaty topsoil)
Soil Series: carbonatic loamy over peaty lake marl or tufa

Brief Profile Description

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

0372    Willingham Thaptohistic Limnic Calcaric Mollic Gleyic Fluvisols

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Surveyed profiles in LandIS

National Soil Inventory Sites: 1

Representative Profiles: 0

Auger Bores: 17

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