Soil Site Reporter

Soil Series

4.11 HASELOR (Hb) (711)

Major soil group: 04 pelosols Non-alluvial clayey soils that crack deeply in dry seasons, but are slowly permeable when wet. They have a coarse blocky or prismatic structure and no prominently mottled non-calcareous subsurface horizons within 40 cm depth.
Soil Group: 1 calcareous pelosols With calcareous subsoil and no clay-enriched subsurface horizon.
Soil Subgroup: 1 typical calcareous pelosols (Not subdivided below group level)
Soil Series: swelling clayey material passing to clay with interbedded limestone

Alert ! - slowly permeable soils with seasonal wetness read the alert

Brief Profile Description
In Soil Associations (with WRB classification of this series in each association)
0343c    Elmton 3 Clayic Calcaric Endoskeletic Cambisols
0343d    SHERBORNE Clayic Calcaric Endoskeletic Cambisols
0411a    Evesham 1 Clayic Calcaric Endoskeletic Cambisols
0511b    Moreton Clayic Calcaric Endoskeletic Cambisols
0512a    ASWARBY Clayic Calcaric Endostagnic Endoskeletic Cambisols

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Surveyed profiles in LandIS
National Soil Inventory Sites: 20
Representative Profiles: 0
Auger Bores: 402

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