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4.11 AGARDSLEY (Ag) (45) Series

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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: clayey material passing to clay or soft mudstone

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Surveyed profiles in LandIS

National Soil Inventory Sites: 0

Representative Profiles: 0

Auger Bores: 57

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