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ES 326 Soil Genesis, Class & Morphology

Credits: 4
  • [(ES 100 or ES 161 or GEOG 100), and ES 175] or CHEM 151; or consent of instructor.
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This course provides an introduction to soils as natural bodies and to the study of soil characteristics and classification, including the basics of soil profile description, field textural classification, recognition of master horizons, and essential soil-landscape, soil-vegetation, and soil-climate relationships. Laboratory work involves field excursions to describe soils and examine soil-landscape relationships. A field trip fee may be required.