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Freely draining very acid sandy and loamy soils (14)

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Texture: Sandy, some loamy
Drainage: Freely draining
Fertility: Very low
Land Cover: Heath and forestry
Habitats: Mostly lowland dry heath communities
Topsoil Carbon: Medium
Mostly Drains To: Groundwater
Water Protection Issues: Soil erosion along footpaths or from burnt areas may be a local issue
General Cropping Guidance: Little of this land is cropped. Extensive grazing

Included Soil Associations

0631a    ANGLEZARKE
0631b    DELAMERE
0631c    SHIRRELL HEATH 1
0631d    SHIRRELL HEATH 2
0631e    GOLDSTONE
0631f    Crannymoor
0633    LARKBARROW
0634    SOUTHAMPTON
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