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1.1 RAW SANDS (raw) (4001) Series

Definition

Major soil group: 01 terrestrial raw soils Terrestrial raw soils Mineral sods in very recently formed material, with no soil horizons other than a superficial organic or organo-mineral layer less than 5 cm thick, unless buried beneath a recent deposit more than 30 cm thick.
Soil Group: 1 raw sands Non-alluvial sandy soils found mainly on dune sands.
Soil Subgroup: 0 raw sands Non-alluvial sandy soils found mainly on dune sands.
Soil Series: coarse or medium sandy stoneless drift

Brief Profile Description

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

0361    Sandwich Dystric Protic Arenosols

Surveyed profiles in LandIS

National Soil Inventory Sites: 0

Representative Profiles: 0

Auger Bores: 0

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