*** BIRCHWOOD Primary Characterization Data ***
Pedon ID: 94MA023003 ( Plymouth, Massachusetts ) Print Date: Jan 3 2006 9:54AM
Click for Pedon Description
Sampled as : Birchwood ; Sandy over loamy, mixed nonacid, mesic Aquic Udorthent
Revised to :
United States Department of Agriculture
SSL - Project CP95MA005   PLYMOUTH COUNTY Natural Resources Conservation Service
- Site ID 94MA023003   Lat: 41° 40' 27.00" north  Long: 70° 48' 38.00" west  MLRA: 144A National Soil Survey Center
- Pedon No. 95P0006 Soil Survey Laboratory
- General Methods 1B1A, 2A1, 2B Lincoln, Nebraska 68508-3866

Layer Horizon Orig Hzn Depth (cm) Field Label 1 Field Label 2 Field Label 3 Field Texture Lab Texture
 
95P00032 L L 0-1
95P00033 Oi Oi 1-3
95P00034 Oe Oe 3-5
95P00035 Oa Oa 5-6
95P00036 A A 6-11 SL LCOS
95P00037 Ea Ea 11-13 SL LS
95P00038 Bhs Bhs 13-19 SL LS
95P00039 Bw1 Bw1 19-40 SL LS
95P00040 Bw2 Bw2 40-65 LS S
95P00041 Bw3 Bw3 65-103 LS S
95P00042 C C 103-132 LS S
95P00043 2Cd 2Cd 132-180 SL FSL
95P00044 Bw3 Bw3 CLODS ONLY 65-103
95P00045 Oi Oi 0-0
95P00046 Oa Oa 0-0


*** Primary Characterization Data ***
Pedon ID: 94MA023003 ( Plymouth, Massachusetts ) Print Date: Jan 3 2006 9:54AM
Sampled As : Birchwood Sandy over loamy, mixed nonacid, mesic Aquic Udorthent
USDA-NRCS-NSSC-National Soil Survey Laboratory ; Pedon No.  95P0006

PSDA  &  Rock Fragments -1- -2- -3- -4- -5- -6- -7- -8- -9- -10- -11- -12- -13- -14- -15- -16- -17-
 
(- - - - - Total - - - - - -) (- - Clay - - -) (- - - - Silt - - - - -) (- - - - - - - - - - - - Sand - - - - - - - - - - - -) ( Rock Fragments   (mm) )
Clay Silt Sand Fine CO3 Fine Coarse VF F M C VC (- - - - - - - - Weight - - - - - - - -) >2 mm
< .002 .05 < < .002 .02 .05 .10 .25 .5 1 2 5 20 .1- wt %
Depth .002 -.05 -2 .0002 .002 -.02 -.05 -.10 -.25 -.50 -1 -2 -5 -20 -75 75 whole
Layer (cm) Horz Prep (- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - % of <2mm Mineral Soil - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -) (- - - - - - - % of <75mm - - - - - -) soil
3A1 3A1 3A1 3A1 3A1 3A1 3A1 3A1 3A1 3A1 3B1 3B1 3B1
 
95P00032 0-1 L S -- -- --
95P00033 1-3 Oi S -- -- --
95P00034 3-5 Oe S -- -- --
95P00035 5-6 Oa S -- -- --
95P00036 6-11 A S tr 16.9 83.1 11.4 5.5 8.7 24.0 25.4 16.4 8.6 -- -- -- 74 --
95P00037 11-13 Ea S tr 18.7 81.3 11.3 7.4 12.3 33.2 25.2 8.7 1.9 -- -- -- 69 --
95P00038 13-19 Bhs S 1.9 21.3 76.8 11.5 9.8 14.2 30.5 22.5 8.1 1.5 -- -- -- 63 --
95P00039 19-40 Bw1 S 2.2 20.5 77.3 10.5 10.0 13.9 30.5 22.6 8.0 2.3 1 -- -- 64 1
95P00040 40-65 Bw2 S tr 11.1 88.9 6.2 4.9 10.3 33.0 30.5 10.9 4.2 2 tr -- 79 10
95P00041 65-103 Bw3 S tr 3.8 96.2 4.2 -- 8.2 36.4 31.5 15.5 4.6 1 tr -- 88 8
95P00042 103-132 C S tr 4.0 96.0 4.6 -- 12.8 46.2 23.5 8.4 5.1 3 2 1 84 21
95P00043 132-180 2Cd S 0.4 45.8 53.8 31.0 14.8 10.8 16.1 12.2 7.9 6.8 10 17 -- 58 36
95P00045 0-0 Oi S -- -- --
95P00046 0-0 Oa S -- -- --


*** Primary Characterization Data ***
Pedon ID: 94MA023003 ( Plymouth, Massachusetts ) Print Date: Jan 3 2006 9:54AM
Sampled As : Birchwood Sandy over loamy, mixed nonacid, mesic Aquic Udorthent
USDA-NRCS-NSSC-National Soil Survey Laboratory ; Pedon No.  95P0006

Bulk Density  &  Moisture -1- -2- -3- -4- -5- -6- -7- -8- -9- -10- -11- -12- -13-
 
(Bulk Density) Cole (- - - - - - - - - - - Water Content - - - - - - - - - - -) WRD Aggst
33 Oven Whole 6 10 33 1500 1500 kPa Ratio Whole Stabl (- - Ratio/Clay - -)
Depth kPa Dry Soil kPa kPa kPa kPa Moist AD/OD Soil 2-0.5mm CEC7 1500 kPa
Layer (cm) Horz Prep (- - - g cm-3 - - -) (- - - - - - - - - - - - % of < 2mm - - - - - - - - - - - -) cm3 cm-3 %
4A1d 4A1h 4B1c 4B1c 4B2a 4B2b 4B5 4C1 8D1 8D1
 
95P00032 0-1 L S 96.6 1.057
95P00032 0-1 L M 148.9
95P00033 1-3 Oi S 100.0 1.062
95P00033 1-3 Oi M 102.4
95P00034 3-5 Oe S 98.9 1.077
95P00034 3-5 Oe M 106.2
95P00035 5-6 Oa S 79.4 1.053
95P00035 5-6 Oa M 105.0
95P00036 6-11 A S 61.5 1.035
95P00037 11-13 Ea S 9.1 1.008
95P00038 13-19 Bhs S 6.1 1.007 2.21 3.89
95P00038 13-19 Bhs M 7.4
95P00039 19-40 Bw1 S 1.16 1.18 0.006 9.5 9.1 3.5 1.006 0.05 1.82 2.23
95P00039 19-40 Bw1 M 4.9
95P00040 40-65 Bw2 S 1.66 1.70 0.007 9.1 8.3 1.2 1.002 0.11
95P00041 65-103 Bw3 S 1.86 1.86 -- 4.8 4.5 0.4 1.001 0.07
95P00042 103-132 C S 0.4 1.001
95P00043 132-180 2Cd S 2.10 2.19 0.010 9.1 8.5 1.2 1.003 0.10
95P00045 0-0 Oi S 129.0 1.058
95P00045 0-0 Oi M 143.7
95P00046 0-0 Oa S 51.4 1.049
95P00046 0-0 Oa M 61.0


*** Primary Characterization Data ***
Pedon ID: 94MA023003 ( Plymouth, Massachusetts ) Print Date: Jan 3 2006 9:54AM
Sampled As : Birchwood Sandy over loamy, mixed nonacid, mesic Aquic Udorthent
USDA-NRCS-NSSC-National Soil Survey Laboratory ; Pedon No.  95P0006

Water Content -1- -2- -3- -4- -5- -6- -7- -8- -9- -10- -11- -12- -13-
 
(- - Atterberg - -) (- - - - - Bulk Density - - - - -) (- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Water Content - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -)
(- - - Limits - - -) Field Recon Recon Field Recon (- - - - - - - - - - - - - - Sieved Samples - - - - - - - - - - - - -)
LL PI 33 Oven 33 6 10 33 100 200 500
Depth kPa Dry kPa kPa kPa kPa kPa kPa kPa
Layer (cm) Horz Prep pct <0.4mm (- - - - - - - - g cm-3 - - - - - - -) (- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - % of < 2mm - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -)
4B1a
 
95P00036 6-11 A S 49.1
95P00037 11-13 Ea S 11.9
95P00038 13-19 Bhs S 7.3
95P00039 19-40 Bw1 S 6.2
95P00040 40-65 Bw2 S 2.6
95P00041 65-103 Bw3 S 1.0
95P00042 103-132 C S 0.8
95P00043 132-180 2Cd S 5.5

Carbon  &  Extractions -1- -2- -3- -4- -5- -6- -7- -8- -9- -10- -11- -12- -13- -14- -15- -16- -17- -18-
 
(- - - - - Total - - - - -) Org C/N (- - - Dith-Cit Ext - - -) (- - - - - - Ammonium Oxalate Extraction - - - - - -) (- - - Na Pyro-Phosphate - - -)
Depth C N S C Ratio Fe Al Mn Al+˝Fe ODOE Fe Al Si Mn C Fe Al Mn
Layer (cm) Horz Prep (- - - - - - % of <2 mm - - - - - -) (- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - % of < 2mm - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -) mg kg-1 (- - - - - - % of < 2mm - - - - -)
6A2d 6B4a 6R3c 6A1c 6C2b 6G7a 6D2a 8J 6C9b 6G12b 6V2b 6D5b 6C8a 6G10
 
95P00032 0-1 L S 52.10 1.375 0.11 58.02
95P00033 1-3 Oi S 45.98 2.538 0.25 56.63
95P00034 3-5 Oe S 43.77 1.937 0.23 52.20
95P00035 5-6 Oa S 41.08 1.613 0.21 48.40
95P00036 6-11 A S 43.93 0.886 0.11 29.47 33 0.2 0.1 -- 0.12 0.07 0.07 0.08 -- -- 0.1 0.1
95P00037 11-13 Ea S 0.155 4.35 28 0.3 0.1 -- 0.09 0.03 0.07 0.06 -- -- 0.1 0.1
95P00038 13-19 Bhs S 0.100 2.26 23 1.2 0.2 -- 0.32 0.42 0.36 0.14 -- -- 0.7 0.2
95P00039 19-40 Bw1 S 0.052 0.91 17 1.1 0.4 -- 0.32 0.09 0.12 0.26 0.01 -- 0.4 0.3
95P00040 40-65 Bw2 S 0.013 0.12 9 0.7 0.1 -- 0.17 0.03 0.16 0.08 0.01 -- 0.1 0.1
95P00041 65-103 Bw3 S 0.014 0.05 4 0.3 tr -- 0.12 0.03 0.09 0.08 0.01 -- tr tr
95P00042 103-132 C S 0.04 0.3 tr -- 0.13 0.03 0.08 0.09 0.03 -- tr tr
95P00043 132-180 2Cd S 0.04 0.3 0.1 tr 0.21 0.04 0.06 0.18 0.05 66.8 -- tr
95P00045 0-0 Oi S 37.14 1.541 0.15 52.31
95P00046 0-0 Oa S 4.85 1.452 0.18 48.66


*** Primary Characterization Data ***
Pedon ID: 94MA023003 ( Plymouth, Massachusetts ) Print Date: Jan 3 2006 9:54AM
Sampled As : Birchwood Sandy over loamy, mixed nonacid, mesic Aquic Udorthent
USDA-NRCS-NSSC-National Soil Survey Laboratory ; Pedon No.  95P0006

CEC  &  Bases -1- -2- -3- -4- -5- -6- -7- -8- -9- -10- -11- -12- -13- -14-
 
(- - - - - - NH4OAC Extractable Bases - - - - -) CEC8 CEC7 ECEC (- - - - Base - - - -)
Sum Acid- Extr KCl Sum NH4 Bases Al (- Saturation -)
Depth Ca Mg Na K Bases ity Al Mn Cats OAC +Al Sat Sum NH4OAC
Layer (cm) Horz Prep (- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - cmol(+) kg-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -) mg kg-1 (- - - - cmol(+) kg-1 - - -) (- - - - - - - - % - - - - - - - -)
6N2e 6O2d 6P2b 6Q2b 6H5a 6G9d 6D3b 5A3a 5A8c 5A3b 5G1 5C3 5C1
 
95P00032 0-1 L S 17.1 8.3 0.9 4.3 60.0 0.2 26.5 66.2
95P00033 1-3 Oi S 31.6 8.7 0.8 3.6 68.6 0.1 34.0 94.2
95P00034 3-5 Oe S 15.2 5.8 0.8 1.7 76.5 0.2 10.2 106.3
95P00035 5-6 Oa S 4.1 2.5 0.2 0.4 66.4 0.5 4.8 43.5
95P00036 6-11 A S 1.2 1.1 0.2 0.4 2.9 56.6 0.8 1.4 59.5 28.0 3.7 22 5 10
95P00037 11-13 Ea S 0.5 0.5 0.1 0.1 1.2 85.0 2.2 0.6 86.2 14.9 3.4 65 1 8
95P00038 13-19 Bhs S 0.2 tr 0.2 tr 0.4 16.9 3.8 -- 17.3 4.2 4.2 90 2 10
95P00039 19-40 Bw1 S 0.2 -- 0.2 tr 0.4 8.5 1.5 -- 8.9 4.0 1.9 79 4 10
95P00040 40-65 Bw2 S 0.2 -- 0.2 tr 0.4 1.6 0.4 -- 2.0 1.0 0.8 50 20 40
95P00041 65-103 Bw3 S 0.1 -- tr -- 0.1 0.3 0.1 -- 0.4 0.4 0.2 50 25 25
95P00042 103-132 C S 0.1 tr tr -- 0.1 0.7 0.1 tr 0.8 0.5 0.2 50 13 20
95P00043 132-180 2Cd S 0.1 -- tr tr 0.1 2.1 0.2 tr 2.2 1.7 0.3 67 5 6

Salt -1- -2- -3- -4- -5- -6- -7- -8- -9- -10- -11- -12- -13- -14- -15- -16- -17- -18- -19- -20-
 
(- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Water Extracted From Saturated Paste - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -) Pred
Total Elec Elec Exch
Depth Ca Mg Na K CO3 HCO3 F Cl PO4 Br OAC SO4 NO2 NO3 H2O Salts Cond Cond Na SAR
Layer (cm) Horz Prep (- - - - - mmol(+) L-1 - - - - -) (- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - mmol(-) L-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -) (- - - - % - - - -) (- - dS m-1 - -) %
5D2
 
95P00036 6-11 A S 1
95P00037 11-13 Ea S 1
95P00038 13-19 Bhs S 5
95P00039 19-40 Bw1 S 5
95P00040 40-65 Bw2 S 20
95P00041 65-103 Bw3 S --
95P00042 103-132 C S --
95P00043 132-180 2Cd S --


*** Primary Characterization Data ***
Pedon ID: 94MA023003 ( Plymouth, Massachusetts ) Print Date: Jan 3 2006 9:54AM
Sampled As : Birchwood Sandy over loamy, mixed nonacid, mesic Aquic Udorthent
USDA-NRCS-NSSC-National Soil Survey Laboratory ; Pedon No.  95P0006

pH  &  Carbonates -1- -2- -3- -4- -5- -6- -7- -8- -9- -10- -11-
 
(- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - pH - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -) (- - Carbonate - -) (- - Gypsum - - -)
CaCl2 As CaCO3 As CaSO4*2H2O Resist
Depth 0.01M H2O Sat <2mm <20mm <2mm <20mm ohms
Layer (cm) Horz Prep KCl 1:2 1:1 Paste Sulf NaF (- - - - - - - - - - - - % - - - - - - - - - - -) cm-1
4C1a2a 4C1a2a 6E1g
 
95P00032 0-1 L S 3.7 4.1
95P00033 1-3 Oi S 4.1 4.3
95P00034 3-5 Oe S 3.7 4.2
95P00035 5-6 Oa S 3.3 4.2
95P00036 6-11 A S 3.1 3.8 tr
95P00037 11-13 Ea S 3.0 3.6
95P00038 13-19 Bhs S 3.4 3.7
95P00039 19-40 Bw1 S 4.3 4.3 --
95P00040 40-65 Bw2 S 4.4 4.7
95P00041 65-103 Bw3 S 4.7 4.9
95P00042 103-132 C S 4.8 5.0
95P00043 132-180 2Cd S 4.9 5.0 --

Organic -1- -2- -3- -4- -5- -6- -7- -8- -9- -10- -11- -12- -13- -14- -15- -16- -17-
 
Mineral OM OM+ (- Total -) Fiber Content NaPyro Decomp Limnic (- - pH - -) (- - Bulk Density - -) Proj
Depth Content TC*1.724 Min C N C/N Unrub Rub Color State Matter CaCl2 H2O 33 kPa 33 kPa rewet OD Subs
Layer (cm) Horz Prep (- - - - - - - - % - - - - - - - -) ratio % (by vol) g cm-3 cm cm-1
8F1 6A2d 6B4a 4C1a2a 4A1h
 
95P00032 0-1 L S 4 52.10 1.375 4.1
95P00033 1-3 Oi S 13 45.98 2.538 4.3
95P00034 3-5 Oe S 16 43.77 1.937 4.2
95P00035 5-6 Oa S 28 41.08 1.613 4.2
95P00036 6-11 A S 43.93 0.886 33 3.8
95P00037 11-13 Ea S 0.155 28 3.6
95P00038 13-19 Bhs S 0.100 23 3.7
95P00039 19-40 Bw1 S 0.052 17 4.3 1.18
95P00040 40-65 Bw2 S 0.013 9 4.7 1.70
95P00041 65-103 Bw3 S 0.014 4 4.9 1.86
95P00042 103-132 C S 5.0
95P00043 132-180 2Cd S 5.0 2.19
95P00045 0-0 Oi S 6 37.14 1.541
95P00046 0-0 Oa S 21 4.85 1.452


*** Primary Characterization Data ***
Pedon ID: 94MA023003 ( Plymouth, Massachusetts ) Print Date: Jan 3 2006 9:54AM
Sampled As : Birchwood Sandy over loamy, mixed nonacid, mesic Aquic Udorthent
USDA-NRCS-NSSC-National Soil Survey Laboratory ; Pedon No.  95P0006

Phosphorous -1- -2- -3- -4- -5- -6- -7- -8- -9- -10-
 
(- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Phosphorous - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -)
Melanic NZ Acid Bray Bray Olsen H2O Citric Mehlich Extr
Depth Index Oxal 1 2 Acid III NO3
Layer (cm) Horz Prep % (- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -mg kg-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -) mg kg-1
6S4 6S3
 
95P00032 0-1 L S 235.0
95P00033 1-3 Oi S 469.0
95P00034 3-5 Oe S 203.0
95P00035 5-6 Oa S 84.0
95P00036 6-11 A S 6 34.0
95P00037 11-13 Ea S 14
95P00038 13-19 Bhs S 27
95P00039 19-40 Bw1 S 30
95P00040 40-65 Bw2 S 16
95P00041 65-103 Bw3 S 12
95P00042 103-132 C S 11
95P00043 132-180 2Cd S 18
95P00045 0-0 Oi S 175.0
95P00046 0-0 Oa S 67.0


*** Supplementary Characterization Data ***
Pedon ID: 94MA023003 ( Plymouth, Massachusetts ) Print Date: Jan 3 2006 9:54AM

Sampled as : Birchwood ; Sandy over loamy, mixed nonacid, mesic Aquic Udorthent
Revised to :
United States Department of Agriculture
SSL - Project CP95MA005   PLYMOUTH COUNTY Natural Resources Conservation Service
- Site ID 94MA023003   Lat: 41° 40' 27.00" north  Long: 70° 48' 38.00" west  MLRA: 144A National Soil Survey Center
- Pedon No. 95P0006 Soil Survey Laboratory
- General Methods 1B1A, 2A1, 2B Lincoln, Nebraska 68508-3866

Tier 1 -1- -2- -3- -4- -5- -6- -7- -8- -9- -10- -11- -12- -13- -14- -15- -16- -17- -18- -19- -20- -21- -22- -23- -24- -25-
 
(- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Engineering PSDA - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -) (- - - - - Cumulative Curve Fractions - - - - -) (<75mm) ( Atter- ) ( Gradation )
Percentage Passing Sieve USDA Less Than Diameters (mm) at berg Uni- Cur-
Depth 3 2 3/2 1 3/4 3/8 4 10 40 200 20 5 2 1. .5 .25 .10 .05 60 50 10 LL PI fmty vtur
Layer (cm) Horz Prep (-------------------Inches-------------------) (---------Number---------) (------Microns----) (---------Millimeter----------) (-----Percentile---) (----%----) CU CC
 
95P00038 13-19 Bhs S 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 85 31 13 6 2 99 90 68 37 23 0.20 0.146 0.010 19.5 2.4
95P00039 19-40 Bw1 S 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 99 83 30 13 6 2 97 89 66 36 22 0.21 0.152 0.011 18.2 2.3
95P00043 132-180 2Cd S 100 100 100 100 100 92 83 73 60 38 23 9 tr 68 62 53 42 34 0.42 0.192 0.005 78.0 0.6

Tier 2 -26- -27- -28- -29- -30- -31- -32- -33- -34- -35- -36- -37- -38- -39- -40- -41- -42- -43- -44- -45- -46- -47- -48- -49- -50-
 
(- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Weight Fractions - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -) (- - - - - - - - - - - Weight Per Unit Volume (g cm-3 )- - - - - - - -) (- - Void - -)
Whole Soil (mm) <75 mm Fraction Whole Soil <2 mm Fraction Ratios
>2 250 250 75 75 20 5 75 75 20 5 Soil Sur Engineering Soil Survey Engineering At 33 kPa
Depth -UP -75 -2 -20 -5 -2 <2 -2 -20 -5 -2 <2 33 Oven Moist Satur 33 1500 Oven Moist Satur Whole <2
Layer (cm) Horz Prep (------------------- % of Whole Soil ------------------) (--------- % of <75 mm ---------) kPa -dry -ated kPa kPa -dry -ated Soil mm
3B1 3B1 3B1 4A1d 4A1h
 
95P00032 0-1 L S -- -- --
95P00033 1-3 Oi S -- -- --
95P00034 3-5 Oe S -- -- --
95P00035 5-6 Oa S -- -- --
95P00036 6-11 A S -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 100 -- -- -- -- 100 1.45
95P00037 11-13 Ea S -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 100 -- -- -- -- 100 1.45
95P00038 13-19 Bhs S -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 100 -- -- -- -- 100 1.45
95P00039 19-40 Bw1 S 1 -- -- 1 -- -- 1 99 1 -- -- 1 99 1.17 1.19 1.28 1.73 1.16 1.17 1.18 1.27 1.72 1.26 1.28
95P00040 40-65 Bw2 S 10 8 -- 2 -- -- 2 90 2 -- tr 2 98 1.72 1.76 1.84 2.07 1.66 1.70 1.70 1.80 2.03 0.54 0.60
95P00041 65-103 Bw3 S 8 7 -- 1 -- -- 1 92 1 -- tr 1 99 1.91 1.91 1.99 2.19 1.86 1.86 1.86 1.94 2.16 0.39 0.42
95P00042 103-132 C S 21 8 8 5 1 2 3 79 6 1 2 3 94 1.61
95P00043 132-180 2Cd S 36 1 12 23 -- 15 9 64 27 -- 17 10 73 2.27 2.34 2.38 2.41 2.10 2.18 2.19 2.28 2.31 0.17 0.26
95P00045 0-0 Oi S -- -- --
95P00046 0-0 Oa S -- -- --



Tier 3 -51- -52- -53- -54- -55- -56- -57- -58- -59- -60- -61- -62- -63- -64- -65- -66- -67- -68- -69- -70- -71- -72- -73- -74- -75-
 
(- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Volume Fractions - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -) C (- - - - - - - Ratios To Clay - - - - - -) (- - Linear Extensiblity - -) (- - WRD - -)
Whole Soil (mm) At 33 kPa /N <2 mm Fraction Whole Soil <2 mm Whole <2
>2 250 250 75 75 20 5 2- .05- LT Pores Rat Fine CEC 1500 LEP 33 kPa to % Soil mm
Depth -UP -75 -2 -20 -5 -2 <2 .05 .002 .002 D F -io Clay Sum NH4- kPa 33 1500 Oven 1500 Oven
Layer (cm) Horz Prep (----------------------------- % of Whole Soil ---------------------------) Cats OAC H2O kPa kPa -dry kPa -dry (---in3/in3---)
8D1 4C1
 
95P00036 6-11 A S -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 100 45 9 45 33
95P00037 11-13 Ea S -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 100 44 10 45 28
95P00038 13-19 Bhs S -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 100 42 12 1 45 23 9.11 3.89
95P00039 19-40 Bw1 S 1 -- -- 1 -- -- 1 100 34 9 1 45 11 17 4.05 2.23 0.270 0.3 0.3 0.05 0.05
95P00040 40-65 Bw2 S 7 5 -- 1 -- -- 1 93 52 7 23 12 9 0.8 0.8 0.11 0.12
95P00041 65-103 Bw3 S 6 5 -- 1 -- -- 1 94 64 3 20 8 4 0.07 0.08
95P00042 103-132 C S 13 5 5 3 1 1 2 87 45 2 39
95P00043 132-180 2Cd S 31 1 10 20 -- 13 8 69 29 25 3 11 5.50 3.500 1.0 1.3 0.10 0.15

Tier 4 -76- -77- -78- -79- -80- -81- -82- -83- -84- -85- -86- -87- -88- -89- -90- -91- -92- -93- -94- -95- -96- -97- -98-
 
(- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Weight Fractions - Clay Free - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -) Text PSDA (mm) pH Elect. Part-
(--------------- Whole Soil ---------------) (------------------- <2 mm Fraction -------------------) -ure Sand Silt Clay Ca Res- Con- -icle
>2 75 20 2- .05- < (------------- Sands -------------) (--- Silts ---) Cl by 2- .05- < Cl2 ist. duct Den-
Depth -20 -2 .05 .002 .002 VC C M F VF C F ay PSDA .05 .002 .002 .01M ohms dS m-1 sity
Layer (cm) Horz Prep (- % of >2 mm Sand and Silt -) (------------------% of Sand and Silt -------------) <2 mm (---- % of 2 mm ----) (-------- <2 mm --------) g cm-3
3A1 3A1 3A1 3A1 4C1a2a
 
95P00032 0-1 L S 3.7
95P00033 1-3 Oi S 4.1
95P00034 3-5 Oe S 3.7
95P00035 5-6 Oa S 3.3
95P00036 6-11 A S 83 17 9 16 25 24 9 6 11 lcos 83.1 16.9 tr 3.1
95P00037 11-13 Ea S 81 19 2 9 25 33 12 7 11 ls 81.3 18.7 tr 3.0
95P00038 13-19 Bhs S 78 22 2 2 8 23 31 14 10 12 2 ls 76.8 21.3 1.9 3.4
95P00039 19-40 Bw1 S 1 1 1 78 21 2 2 8 23 31 14 10 11 2 ls 77.3 20.5 2.2 4.3
95P00040 40-65 Bw2 S 10 2 2 80 10 4 11 31 33 10 5 6 s 88.9 11.1 tr 4.4
95P00041 65-103 Bw3 S 8 1 1 88 4 5 16 32 36 8 4 s 96.2 3.8 tr 4.7
95P00042 103-132 C S 21 5 5 75 4 5 8 24 46 13 5 s 96.0 4.0 tr 4.8
95P00043 132-180 2Cd S 36 23 24 35 29 tr 7 8 12 16 11 15 31 tr fsl 53.8 45.8 0.4 4.9


*** Taxonomy Characterization Data ***
Pedon ID: 94MA023003 ( Plymouth, Massachusetts ) Print Date: Jan 3 2006 9:54AM

Sampled as : Birchwood ; Sandy over loamy, mixed nonacid, mesic Aquic Udorthent
Revised to :
United States Department of Agriculture
SSL - Project CP95MA005   PLYMOUTH COUNTY Natural Resources Conservation Service
- Site ID 94MA023003   Lat: 41° 40' 27.00" north  Long: 70° 48' 38.00" west  MLRA: 144A National Soil Survey Center
- Pedon No. 95P0006 Soil Survey Laboratory
- General Methods 1B1A, 2A1, 2B Lincoln, Nebraska 68508-3866

Taxonomy Tier 1 -1- -2- -3- -4- -5- -6- -7- -8- -9- -10-
 
Fine CaCO3 1500 .1-75 Bulk Cole Vol Resist
Clay Clay Clay kPa Clay mm Den Whole % of Min
Depth <.002 <.0002 <.002 /Clay Est Frac 33 kPa Soil Whole %
Layer (cm) Horz Prep (---------% of <2 mm-------) (-------- % --------) g cm-3 cm cm-1
3A1 8D1 4A1d
 
95P00036 6-11 A S tr 74 --
95P00037 11-13 Ea S tr 69 --
95P00038 13-19 Bhs S 1.9 3.89 63 --
95P00039 19-40 Bw1 S 2.2 2.23 64 1.16 0.006 1
95P00040 40-65 Bw2 S tr 79 1.66 0.007 7
95P00041 65-103 Bw3 S tr 88 1.86 -- 6
95P00042 103-132 C S tr 84 13
95P00043 132-180 2Cd S 0.4 58 2.10 0.010 31



Taxonomy Tier 2 -1- -2- -3- -4- -5- -6- -7- -8- -9- -10- -11- -12- -13- -14- -15- -15-
 
pH pH Org Tot Al+˝ Fe CO3 as (--- Base Sat ---) NZ ECEC CEC7 ECEC Al
Depth H2O NaF C C Oxal ODOE CaCO3 NH4 Bases P Ret cmol(+) /Clay /Clay Sat E C ESP
Layer (cm) Horz Prep (------------------------------------------ % --------------------------------------------) kg -1 % dS m-1 %
4C1a2a 6A1c 6A2d 8J 6E1g 5C1 5C3 6S4 5A3b 8D1 5G1 5D2
 
95P00032 0-1 L S 4.1 58.02 52.10
95P00033 1-3 Oi S 4.3 56.63 45.98
95P00034 3-5 Oe S 4.2 52.20 43.77
95P00035 5-6 Oa S 4.2 48.40 41.08
95P00036 6-11 A S 3.8 29.47 43.93 0.12 0.07 tr 10 5 6 3.7 22 1
95P00037 11-13 Ea S 3.6 4.35 0.09 0.03 8 1 14 3.4 65 1
95P00038 13-19 Bhs S 3.7 2.26 0.32 0.42 10 2 27 4.2 2.21 2.21 90 5
95P00039 19-40 Bw1 S 4.3 0.91 0.32 0.09 -- 10 4 30 1.9 1.82 0.86 79 5
95P00040 40-65 Bw2 S 4.7 0.12 0.17 0.03 40 20 16 0.8 50 20
95P00041 65-103 Bw3 S 4.9 0.05 0.12 0.03 25 25 12 0.2 50 --
95P00042 103-132 C S 5.0 0.04 0.13 0.03 20 13 11 0.2 50 --
95P00043 132-180 2Cd S 5.0 0.04 0.21 0.04 -- 6 5 18 0.3 0.75 67 --
95P00045 0-0 Oi S 52.31 37.14
95P00046 0-0 Oa S 48.66 4.85

BIRCHWOOD PEDON DESCRIPTION S94-MA-023-003 | Well Data

Print Date: 01/03/2006 Country:
Description Date: 09/21/1994 State: Massachusetts
Describer: Meredith Slater, Richard Pullman, LeaAnn Pytlik, Jim Turenne County: Plymouth
Site ID: 94MA023003 MLRA: 144A -- New England and Eastern New York Upland, Southern Part
Site Note: Soil Survey Area: MA023 -- Plymouth County, Massachusetts
Pedon ID: 94MA023003 Map Unit:
Pedon Note: Depth to till in pit ranges from 116 to 147 cm-upper till sampled largest clast size=35 inches, x clast=15-18 in. P. cloudy 70 degrees Fahrenheit. Upper horizons (A, EA, Bh, Bhs) are variable throughout pit, difficult to sample thin horizons A & EA sampled together. Quad Name: Marion, Massachusetts
Lab Source ID: SSL Location Description: Marion Quad-central section, town of Mattapoisett 2700 feet east of north street/195 exit ramp. 3800 feet south of Route 195. MA-well site MA038.5
Lab Pedon #: 95P0006 Legal Description:
Soil Name as Described/Sampled: Birchwood Latitude: 41 degrees 40 minutes 27.00 seconds north
Soil Name as Correlated: Longitude: 70 degrees 48 minutes 38.00 seconds west
Classification: Datum:
Pedon Type: modal pedon for map unit UTM Zone: 19
Pedon Purpose: full pedon description UTM Easting:
Taxon Kind: UTM Northing:
Associated Soils: Deerfield, Mattapoisett, Poquonock, Scituate, Sippican
Physiographic Division: Primary Earth Cover:
Physiographic Province: Secondary Earth Cover:
Physiographic Section: Existing Vegetation: black oak, white oak
State Physiographic Area: Parent Material:
Local Physiographic Area: Bedrock Kind:
Geomorphic Setting: on shoulder of side slope of drumlin
on shoulder of side slope of upland
Bedrock Depth:
Upslope Shape: concave Bedrock Hardness:
Cross Slope Shape: linear Bedrock Fracture Interval:
Particle Size Control Section: Surface Fragments: 21.0 percent
Diagnostic Features: ? to ? cm.

Cont. Site ID: 94MA023003 Pedon ID: 94MA023003

Slope (%) Elevation (meters) Aspect (deg) MAAT (C) MSAT (C) MWAT (C) MAP (mm) Frost-Free Days Drainage Class Slope Length (meters) Upslope Length (meters)
5.0 26.0 90




moderately well


Oi--0 to 3 centimeters; dark reddish brown (5YR 3/2) ; many very fine to medium roots throughout; abrupt wavy boundary. Lab sample # 95P00032

Oe--3 to 5 centimeters; dark reddish brown (5YR 2/2) ; many very fine to medium roots throughout; abrupt wavy boundary. Lab sample # 95P00033

Oa--5 to 6 centimeters; black (5YR 2/1) ; few coarse roots throughout and many very fine to medium roots throughout; abrupt wavy boundary. Lab sample # 95P00034

A--6 to 11 centimeters; very dark gray (10YR 3/1) sandy loam; massive; loose; common coarse roots and many very fine to medium roots; very strongly acid, pH 5.0, Chlorophenol red; abrupt wavy boundary. Lab sample # 95P00035

EA--11 to 13 centimeters; 80 percent dark gray (10YR 4/1) and 20 percent very dark gray (10YR 3/1) sandy loam; massive; loose; many fine and medium roots and common very fine roots; strongly acid, pH 5.2, Chlorophenol red; abrupt wavy boundary. Lab sample # 95P00036

Bh--13 to 15 centimeters; dark brown (7.5YR 3/2) sandy loam; massive; loose; common very fine and fine roots and many medium roots; strongly acid, pH 5.1, Chlorophenol red; clear wavy boundary. Lab sample # 95P00037

Bhs--15 to 19 centimeters; strong brown (7.5YR 4/6) sandy loam; massive; very friable; common very fine and fine roots and many medium roots; strongly acid, pH 5.2, Chlorophenol red; clear wavy boundary. Lab sample # 95P00038

Bw1--19 to 40 centimeters; yellowish brown (10YR 5/6) sandy loam; massive; friable; few coarse roots and many very fine to medium roots; strongly acid, pH 5.2, Chlorophenol red; clear wavy boundary. Lab sample # 95P00039

Bw2--40 to 65 centimeters; yellowish brown (10YR 5/6) loamy sand; 5 percent medium prominent irregular strong brown (7.5YR 5/8) and 5 percent medium faint irregular brownish yellow (10YR 6/6) and 15 percent medium and coarse distinct irregular yellowish brown (10YR 5/8) mottles; massive; very friable; few very fine and fine roots and common medium roots; 5 percent subangular 250- to 600-millimeter granite fragments; very strongly acid, pH 5.0, Chlorophenol red; clear wavy boundary. Lab sample # 95P00040

Bw3--65 to 103 centimeters; yellowish brown (10YR 5/8) loamy sand; 5 percent medium and coarse prominent irregular strong brown (7.5YR 5/8) mottles; massive; very friable; few very fine and fine roots and common medium roots; 5 percent subangular 250- to 600-millimeter granite fragments; strongly acid, pH 5.2, Chlorophenol red; clear wavy boundary. Lab sample # 95P00041

C--103 to 132 centimeters; light yellowish brown (2.5Y 6/4) loamy sand; 10 percent medium and coarse prominent irregular yellowish brown (10YR 5/8) mottles; massive; loose; 5 percent subangular 250- to 600-millimeter granite fragments and 5 percent subangular 75- to 250-millimeter granite fragments; strongly acid, pH 5.2, Chlorophenol red; clear wavy boundary. Lab sample # 95P00042

2Cd--132 to 180 centimeters; light yellowish brown (2.5Y 6/4) gravelly fine sandy loam; 5 percent coarse distinct irregular yellowish brown (10YR 5/4) and 10 percent medium and coarse prominent irregular yellowish brown (10YR 5/6) mottles; massive; extremely firm*; brittle; common very fine and fine moderate-continuity vesicular and tubular pores; 10 percent patchy distinct light yellowish brown (2.5Y 6/4), moist, silt coats on upper surfaces of peds or rocks; 3 percent medium and coarse irregular extremely weakly cemented reddish black (10R 2/1) iron-manganese concretions around rock fragments; 1 percent subangular 250- to 600-millimeter granite fragments and 10 percent subangular 75- to 250-millimeter mixed igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary rock fragments and 10 percent subangular 2- to 75-millimeter mixed igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary rock fragments; strongly acid, pH 5.1, Chlorophenol red. Lab sample # 95P00043