Soil Site Reporter

Soil Series

5.41 RIVINGTON (Rc) (1713)

Major soil group: 05 brown soils With dominantly brownish or reddish subsoils and no prominent mottling or greyish colours (gleying) above 40 cm depth. They are developed mainly on permeable materials at elevations below about 300 m.0.D. Most are in agricultural use.
Soil Group: 4 brown earths Non-alluvial, with non-calcareous loamy or clayey subsoils without significant clay enrichment.
Soil Subgroup: 1 typical brown earths (unmottled)
Soil Series: light loamy material over lithoskeletal sandstone

Brief Profile Description
In Soil Associations (with WRB classification of this series in each association)
0541d    EARDISTON 2 Eutric Endoleptic Cambisols
0541f    RIVINGTON 1 Eutric Endoleptic Cambisols
0541g    RIVINGTON 2 Eutric Endoleptic Cambisols
0611d    WITHNELL 1 Eutric Endoleptic Cambisols
0713a    BARDSEY Eutric Endoleptic Cambisols
0962    NEUTRAL RST OPENCAST Eutric Endoleptic Cambisols

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Surveyed profiles in LandIS
National Soil Inventory Sites: 44
Representative Profiles: 7
Auger Bores: 562

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