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Title: Soil assessment of the west Gingin area / by Henry Smolinski and Gottfried Scholz.
Author: Smolinski, H. J. (Henry J.) ; Scholz, G. G. ; Western Australia Agriculture Western Australia Natural Resources Assessment Group.
Publisher: South Perth, W.A. : Natural Resources Assessment Group, Agriculutre Western Australia,
Year: 1997.
Series: Land resources series, 10331670; ; no. 15.;
Description: 132 p. : col. ill., maps ; 30 cm. + 2 maps.
Subject: Soil surveys. ; Soil types. ; Soil properties. ; Profiles. ; Vegetation. ; Land use. ; Land capability. ; Irrigated farming. ; Horticulture. ; Western Australia. ; Gingin region (W.A.)
Notes: 8 tables, 8 figs.
ISBN/ISSN: 073098723X;
Type: Book
Abstract: Soils of approximately 80,000 hectares in the West Gingin area, 100 km north of Perth, were surveyed from 1987 to 1989. The area lies on the Swan Coastal Plain within the Gingin Shire. The soils were mapped by the free survey method at a scale of 1:50,000. Thirty-five major soil associations and complexes were identified. These soils have been formed from various parent materials in a range of depositional environments. Siliceous sands and sodic soils formed in alluvial-lacustrine sediments predominate. T
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