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Exploring: Soil

Web Soil Survey (WSS)

https://www.usgs.gov/data-tools/web-soil-survey-wss (HTML Document 41.76 KB)

March 4, 2016 Provides soil data and information produced by the National Cooperative Soil Survey. ...

OGRL soil samples

https://www.usgs.gov/media/images/ogrl-soil-samples (HTML Document 42.57 KB)

OGRL soil samples () Credits: Source: Photographer Topics OGRL ...

Web Soil Survey (WSS)

https://www.usgs.gov/node/575520 (HTML Document 41.76 KB)

March 4, 2016 Provides soil data and information produced by the National Cooperative Soil Survey. ...

Soil and Agriculture

https://www.usgs.gov/special-topic/drought/science/soil-and-agriculture?qt-science_center_objects=1 (HTML Document 55.95 KB)

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Soil change: organic matter

https://www.usgs.gov/media/images/soil-change-organic-matter (HTML Document 42.60 KB)

Credits: Source: Photographer USGS Topics Osland

Soil Science

https://www.usgs.gov/media/images/soil-science (HTML Document 42.87 KB)

(Credit: Peter de Vries, USGS. Public domain.) Location Taken: US

USGS scientist collecting soil samples

https://www.usgs.gov/media/images/usgs-scientist-collecting-soil-samples (HTML Document 42.70 KB)

(Public domain.) Location Taken: US

Soil and Agriculture

https://www.usgs.gov/special-topic/drought/science/soil-and-agriculture?qt-science_center_objects=0 (HTML Document 55.95 KB)

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Soil and Agriculture

https://www.usgs.gov/special-topic/drought/science/soil-and-agriculture (HTML Document 55.95 KB)

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Scientists in a muddy stream taking soil samples.

https://www.usgs.gov/media/images/scientists-muddy-stream-taking-soil-samples (HTML Document 42.45 KB)

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Soil moisture monitoring equipment

https://www.usgs.gov/media/images/soil-moisture-monitoring-equipment (HTML Document 42.80 KB)

Credits: Source: Photographer Topics

Ulster County Soil & Water Conservation District

https://www.usgs.gov/media/images/ulster-county-soil-water-conservation-district (HTML Document 42.78 KB)

Ulster County Soil & Water Conservation District logo () Credits: Source: Photographer Topics logo ...

A young fish hook cactus sheltered by soil crust

https://www.usgs.gov/media/images/a-young-fish-hook-cactus-sheltered-soil-crust (HTML Document 43.47 KB)

A young fish hook cactus sheltered by soil crust A young fish hook cactus sheltered by soil crust, Arches National Park. (Credit: Neal Herbert, National Park Service. ) Credits: Source: Flickr Photographer ...

Mt Rushmore soil sampling.JPG

https://www.usgs.gov/media/images/mt-rushmore-soil-samplingjpg (HTML Document 43.63 KB)

USGS scientists collect composite soil samples at Mount Rushmore National Memorial. (Credit: Barbara Rowe, USGS . Public domain.) Location Taken: Mount Rushmore, SD, US Credits: Source: Photographer ...

Soil, Ecosystem Function, USGS Microbiology Research

https://microbiology.usgs.gov/ecosystem_function_soil.html (HTML Document 20.20 KB)

Soil Browse samples of USGS research about ecosystem function and soil.

SOFIA - Hurricane Wilma's Impact on Overall Soil Elevation and Zones Within the Soil Profile in a Mangrove Forest

Modified 2013-09-04
https://sofia.usgs.gov/publications/papers/soilprofmangroves/index.html (HTML Document 9.62 KB)

publications > paper > hurricane wilma's impact on overall soil elevation and zones within the soil profile in a mangrove forest Hurricane Wilma's ... Impact on Overall Soil Elevation and Zones Within the Soil Profile in a Mangrove Forest Abstract Soil elevation affects tidal inundation period ... wetlands. Hurricanes can dramatically affect a site's soil elevation. We assessed the impact of Hurricane Wilma (2005) on soil elevation at a mangrove ... horizons we measured soil accretion, erosion, and soil elevation. We partitioned the effect of Hurricane Wilma's storm deposit into four constituent soil ...

Southwest Biological Science Center

https://www.usgs.gov/centers/sbsc/science-topics/biological-soil-crusts (HTML Document 53.26 KB)

December 29, 2016

OGRL soil samples

https://www.usgs.gov/atom/23420 (HTML Document 42.57 KB)

OGRL soil samples () Credits: Source: Photographer Topics OGRL ...

Reconstructing antecedent soil moisture using tree rings

https://www.usgs.gov/media/files/reconstructing-antecedent-soil-moisture-using-tree-rings (HTML Document 41.10 KB)

Date Taken: April 13, 2016

Assessment of water quality and soil conditions at the Bayou aux Carpes 404(C) property wetlands

https://www.usgs.gov/centers/lmg-water/science/assessment-water-quality-and-soil-conditions-bayou-aux-carpes-404c (HTML Document 53.30 KB)

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