Soil Site Reporter

Soil Series

7.13 BRICKFIELD (Br) (142)


Definition
Major soil group: 07 surface-water gley soils Seasonally waterlogged slowly permeable soils, formed above 3 m 0.D. and prominently mottled above 40 cm depth. They have no relatively permeable material starting within and extending below 1 m of the surface.
Soil Group: 1 stagnogley soils With a distinct topsoil. They are found mainly in lowland Britain.
Soil Subgroup: 3 cambic stagnogley soils (with no clay-enriched subsoil)
Soil Series: medium loamy drift with siliceous stones

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Brief Profile Description
In Soil Associations (with WRB classification of this series in each association)
0542    NERCWYS Eutric Stagnosols
0711p    DUNKESWICK Eutric Stagnosols
0712e    HALLSWORTH 2 Eutric Stagnosols
0713b    SPORTSMANS Dystric Stagnosols
0713d    CEGIN Eutric Stagnosols
0713e    BRICKFIELD 1 Dystric Stagnosols
0713f    BRICKFIELD 2 Eutric Stagnosols
0713g    BRICKFIELD 3 Eutric Stagnosols
0962    NEUTRAL RST OPENCAST Eutric Stagnosols
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Surveyed profiles in LandIS
National Soil Inventory Sites: 150
Representative Profiles: 5
Auger Bores: 3477
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