Ames Forester

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Mapping of Forest Soils


The variability of soil profiles causes difficulty in the preparation of a soils map for forestry purposes. The differences from profile to profile are apt to bewilder the beginner unless he understands the reasons for them. A very nice example of this class of soils problem was encountered about a year ago in the subdivision of the Dukes Experimental Forest of the Lake States Forest Experiment Station.



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