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7.11 DUNKESWICK (Dk) (321) 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: 1 typical stagnogley soils (with ordinary clay enriched subsoil)
Soil Series: medium loamy over clayey drift with siliceous stones

Brief Profile Description

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

0572r    Ratsborough Eutric Albic Luvic Stagnosols
0582e    TENDRING Eutric Albic Luvic Stagnosols
0711p    DUNKESWICK Eutric Albic Luvic Stagnosols
0712h    FOGGATHORPE 1 Eutric Albic Luvic Stagnosols
0713g    BRICKFIELD 3 Eutric Albic Luvic Stagnosols

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Surveyed profiles in LandIS

National Soil Inventory Sites: 101

Representative Profiles: 7

Auger Bores: 1837

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