Soil Site Reporter

Soil Series

10.24 BOTTISHAM (bO) (132)


Definition
Major soil group: 10 peat soils With more than 40 cm of organic material in the upper 80 cm or with more than 30 cm of organic material over bedrock or very stony rock rubble.
Soil Group: 2 earthy peat soils Normally drained, with a well aerated and structured earthy topsoil or ripened mineral surface layer.
Soil Subgroup: 4 earthy eutro-amorphous peat soils (mainly humified with pH 4.0 or more in some part)
Soil Series: humified loamy peat

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Brief Profile Description
Surveyed profiles in LandIS
National Soil Inventory Sites: 2
Representative Profiles: 0
Auger Bores: 40
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