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6.11 WITHNELL (Wm) (2243) 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: 1 brown podzolic soils With a dark brown or ochreous, iron-enriched subsoil and no overlying bleached horizon.
Soil Subgroup: 1 typical brown podzolic soils (unmottled with distinct topsoil)
Soil Series: light loamy material over lithoskeletal sandstone

Brief Profile Description

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

0541g    RIVINGTON 2 Chromic Mollic Endoleptic Umbrisols
0611d    WITHNELL 1 Chromic Endoleptic Umbrisols
0611e    WITHNELL 2 Chromic Endoleptic Umbrisols

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Surveyed profiles in LandIS

National Soil Inventory Sites: 15

Representative Profiles: 4

Auger Bores: 130

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