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7.12 RAGDALE (Rq) (1702) Series

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Definition

Major soil group: 07 surface-water gley soils Seasonally waterlogged slowly permeable soils, formed above 3 m 0.D. and prominently mottled above 40 cm depth. They have no relatively permeable material starting within and extending below 1 m of the surface.
Soil Group: 1 stagnogley soils With a distinct topsoil. They are found mainly in lowland Britain.
Soil Subgroup: 2 pelo-stagnogley soils (clayey)
Soil Series: clayey chalky drift

Brief Profile Description

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

0711r    BECCLES 1 Eutric Luvic Stagnosols
0712g    RAGDALE Eutric Luvic Stagnosols
0714c    OAK 2 Eutric Luvic Stagnosols

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Surveyed profiles in LandIS

National Soil Inventory Sites: 48

Representative Profiles: 3

Auger Bores: 984

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