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0924a RAW CHINA CLAY SPOIL

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Soil and site characteristics

China clay spoil workings.

Geology

Acid igneous rock

Cropping and Land Use

Not applicable.

Component soil series

Subgroup Series name Percentage WRB 2006 link
9.24 RAW CHINA CLAY SPOIL 65% Spolic Technosols (Skeletic)
9.57 VEG CHINA CLAY SPOIL 20% Spolic Technosols (Ochric)
9.27 CHINA CLAY SLURRY 10% Subaquatic Spolic Technosols
9.26 WET CHINA CLAY SPOIL 5% Spolic Technosols (Gleyic)

Covers 42 km2 in England and Wales

Soilscapes Classification

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Restored soils mostly from quarry and opencast spoil

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0924a RAW CHINA CLAY SPOIL

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0924a RAW CHINA CLAY SPOIL