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3.51 COLLYWESTON (CT) (267) Series

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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: 5 pararendzinas Loamy or clayey over moderately calcareous (1 to 40% CaCO3) non-alluvial material.
Soil Subgroup: 1 typical pararendzinas (unmottled with distinct topsoil)
Soil Series: sandy lithoskeletal limestone

Brief Profile Description

Surveyed profiles in LandIS

National Soil Inventory Sites: 0

Representative Profiles: 0

Auger Bores: 0

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