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3.61 TOWANS (TO) (1943) Series

« TORBRYAN TRABOE »

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: 6 sand-pararendzinas In calcareous, unconsolidated soft sandy deposits other than alluvium (normally dune sands).
Soil Subgroup: 1 typical sand-pararendzinas (unmottled)
Soil Series: carbonatic sandy stoneless drift

Brief Profile Description

Surveyed profiles in LandIS

National Soil Inventory Sites: 0

Representative Profiles: 0

Auger Bores: 30

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