By J M Cushing; Conference Board of the Mathematical Sciences
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Peats are also distinguished by the plant materials from which they formed: sphagnum peat, woody peat, sedge peat, etc. 2 Chemical and physical properties of mineral and organic wetland soils. 1), they are also found in tropical and subtropical areas. The Florida Everglades is a peatland. The tropical swamps of Indonesia are peatlands. Although histosols are composed primarily of organic matter, they typically also contain some mineral materials. 2 summarizes some major chemical and physical properties of organic and mineral soils.
This area is very sparsely inhabited and mostly undeveloped, and Churchill, near its northern boundary, is the only town of any consequence. The Hudson Bay Lowland has been divided into three ecoregions (Fig. 11): coastal Hudson Bay Lowland, Hudson Bay Lowland, and James Bay Lowland. With an area of 373 700 km2, this is the largest wetland in North America and one of the largest in the world. Summers in the Hudson Bay Lowland are short and cool with a mean temperature of around 11 °C. Winters are long and cold, with a mean temperature of –16 to –19 °C.
What happens to the Eh of a soil if nitrates are added? 5 Hydric soils Using a shovel or, if available, a soil auger it is possible to examine the soils in a wetland. A great deal of information about how to describe soil properties (color, texture, structure) in the ﬁeld is found in soil-survey manuals. These can often be found online, as can more specialized manuals dealing with hydric soils. A variety of wetland soils are normally found in any area. Soil maps are a good source of information about local hydric soils.