Some articles on soils, soil:
... Intrazonal soils have more or less well-defined soil profile characteristics that reflect the dominant influence of some resident factor of relief or parent material over ... Calcimorphic or calcareous soils develop from a limestone ... It has two sub-types Rendzina soils are thin soils with limited available water capacity ...
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