Subaqueous Soils Page - soil underwater! Info from Wikipedia
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Billington - Coarse-silty, mixed, nonacid, mesic, Thapto-Histic Sulfiwassents

Soil Laboratory Analysis

Nagunt - Mixed, mesic, Sulfic Psammowassents

General Information:

Subaqueous and Submerged Soil Information Page - by Jim Turenne and Mike Bradley.
Introduction to Subaqueous Soils
Glossary Of Terms For Subaqueous Soils, Associated Landscapes, Landforms, And Related Materials- by Mark Stolt
List of Subaqueous Interpretations and Status


Mapping Shallow Coastal Ecosystems: A Case Study of a Rhode Island Lagoon (JCR paper), Stolt, Bradley, Turenne, Payne
Freshwater Subaqueous Soil Survey - Baaken/Stolt - Thesis Defense
Freshwater Subaqueous Soil Survey - Condensed, RI Work Plan Conference
MapCoast 41N Special Edition
Demas, Rabenhorst, 2001 Factors of Subaqueous soil formation
Demas, Rabenhorst, 1998 World Congress Proceedings resource
Demas, Rabenhorst, 1999 Pedogenesis in submerged environment
Demas - Soil Survey Horizons, Submerged Soils: A New Frontier in Soil Survey
Bradley, Stolt, 2002 Subaqueous Soil Relations in a RI Estuary
Bradley, Stolt, 2003 Subaqueous Soil-Landscape Relationships
Bradely, Stolt, 2006 Landscape-level sea grass, sediment relation
Demas etal 1996 Subaqueous soils pedological approach
Osher, Flannagan 2007 Soil landscape relationship
Stolt and Rabenhorst SAS workshop 2010 draft
Erich_etal_2010 Subaqueous soils: their genesis and importance in ecosystem management
Jespersen, Osher 2007 Carbon storage
Payne - Soil Survey Horizons, Fall 2009 - MapCoast Partnership
Surabian - Soil Survey Horizons Winter 2007 Moorings
Kubiena, Soils of Europe - Section on Subaqueous Soils
Draft Methods Manual for Subaqueous Soil Mapping
MapCoast 2004 User Conference Synthesis Report
Ditzler - Classification, Mapping, and Interpretation of Subaqueous Soils (Draft)

Web/Internet Resources

Subaqueous Soils - soil underwater! Info from Wikipedia
Subaqueous Soil Google Earth File (requires the free Google Earth program)
Rhode Island Mapping Partnership for Coastal Soils and Sediment
Coastal Zone Soil Survey of Little Narragansett Bay, RI
Subaqueous Soil Mapping Methods


Presentations from the 2nd National Workshop on Subaqueous Soils 2010 Rhode Island
Presentations made at the National Workshop for Subaqueous Soils in Delaware 2003


2nd National Workshop View Photos of the Workshop HERE (PowerPoint from Charlie)
Nesoil video page
Subaqueous soil image page
MapCoast Watershed Report - 2005 Stolt/Bradley | Youtube
MapCoast Watershed Reort - 2007 Turenne | YouTube
Freshwater Subaqueous Soil Sampling - Penn State


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Point Judith Pond, RI


SAS Data Products:
bathy, acoustic, soil, habitat


Soil Mapping/Data Collection

Freshwater Bathymetry

George Demas

Eelgrass meadow growing on Nagunt Soils