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4.11 CLAYWORTH (C) (268) Series

« CLAYHYTHE CLIFTON »

Definition

Major soil group: 04 pelosols Non-alluvial clayey soils that crack deeply in dry seasons, but are slowly permeable when wet. They have a coarse blocky or prismatic structure and no prominently mottled non-calcareous subsurface horizons within 40 cm depth.
Soil Group: 1 calcareous pelosols With calcareous subsoil and no clay-enriched subsurface horizon.
Soil Subgroup: 1 typical calcareous pelosols (Not subdivided below group level)
Soil Series: reddish clayey material passing to clay or soft mudstone

Brief Profile Description

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

0431    WORCESTER Chromic Calcaric Vertic Cambisols

Surveyed profiles in LandIS

National Soil Inventory Sites: 3

Representative Profiles: 0

Auger Bores: 148

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