Soil Taxonomy

Some articles on soil taxonomy, taxonomy, soil, soils:

Classification - USDA Soil Taxonomy
... A taxonomy is an arrangement in a systematic manner ... Soil taxonomy has six categories ... The soil properties that can be measured quantitatively are used to classify soils ...
Carrizo Plain - Geology - Soil Taxonomy
... The parent materials for soils in the Carrizo plains are predominantly alluvium deposits ... Alluvium is soil that has been deposited by rivers or flowing water ... The upper layers of soil are more recent alluvium ...

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