|Describer:||Pete Fletcher and Jim Turenne|
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|Pedon Type:||typical pedon for series|
|Pedon Purpose:||full pedon description|
|Associated Soils:||Hooksan, Ipswich, Pawcatuck|
|MLRA:||144A -- New England and Eastern New York Upland, Southern Part|
|Soil Survey Area:||MA023 -- Plymouth County, Massachusetts|
|Map Unit:||66A -- Ipswich-Pawcatuck-Matunuck complex|
|Quad Name:||Duxbury, Massachusetts|
|Location Description:||Saquish Neck on Duxbury USGS quadrangle in town of Plymouth, 4000 feet Northwest of Plymouth lighthouse, 6000 feet East of Clarks Island between Duxbury and Plymouth Bay.|
|Latitude:||42 degrees 0 minutes 32.00 seconds north|
|Longitude:||70 degrees 35 minutes 47.00 seconds west|
|Top Depth (cm)||Bottom Depth (cm)||Restriction Kind||Restriction Hardness|
|Slope (%)||Elevation (meters)||Aspect (deg)||MAAT (C)||MSAT (C)||MWAT (C)||MAP (mm)||Frost Free Days||Drainage Class||Slope Length (meters)||Upslope Length (meters)|
Oe1--0 to 6 centimeters; dark grayish brown (10YR 4/2) and dark grayish brown (2.5Y 4/2) rubbed and very pale brown (10YR 8/2) pyrophosphate extract, moderately decomposed plant material; massive; friable; many very fine roots throughout and many fine roots throughout and common medium roots throughout; neutral, pH 6.6, Bromthymol blue; abrupt smooth boundary.
Oe2--6 to 14 centimeters; very dark gray (10YR 3/1) and dark gray (5Y 4/1) rubbed and very pale brown (10YR 8/2) pyrophosphate extract, moderately decomposed plant material; massive; friable; few very fine roots throughout; neutral, pH 6.6, Bromthymol blue; abrupt smooth boundary.
Oi--14 to 30 centimeters; dark grayish brown (2.5Y 4/2) and olive gray (5Y 4/2) rubbed and very pale brown (10YR 8/2) pyrophosphate extract, slightly decomposed plant material; massive; friable; neutral, pH 6.6, Bromthymol blue; abrupt smooth boundary.
Cg1--30 to 71 centimeters; 90 percent light gray (10YR 7/1) and 10 percent grayish brown (2.5Y 5/2), sand; single grain; loose; neutral, pH 7, Bromthymol blue; clear smooth boundary.
Cg2--71 to 183 centimeters; UNKNOWN (2.5Y 6/0), sand; single grain; loose; slightly alkaline, pH 7.4, Bromthymol blue.