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6.21 FURLONG (Fg) (540) Series

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Definition

Major soil group: 06 podzolic soils With black, dark brown or ochreous humus and iron-enriched subsoils formed as a result of acid weathering conditions. Under natural or semi-natural vegetation, they have an unincorporated acid organic layer at the surface.
Soil Group: 2 humic cryptopodzols With humose or peaty topsoil over a thick humose, humus-enriched subsoil and no bleached subsurface horizon.
Soil Subgroup: 1 typical humic cryptopodzols (with no iron-enriched subsurface horizon)
Soil Series: light loamy material over lithoskeletal acid crystalline rock

Brief Profile Description

Surveyed profiles in LandIS

National Soil Inventory Sites: 0

Representative Profiles: 1

Auger Bores: 0

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