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Suelos espódicos

English translation: spodic soils

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Spanish term or phrase:Suelos espódicos
English translation:spodic soils
Entered by: Clifford Schisler
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23:36 Jul 8, 2008
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Science - Environment & Ecology / environmental issues, Kyoto convention
Spanish term or phrase: Suelos espódicos
It has to do with the different types of soils dealt with in the environmental Kyoto agreement. "Suelos arenosos, Suelos volcánicos and then among these it adds, "suelos espódicos"
Clifford Schisler
Local time: 17:53
spodic soils
Explanation:
http://www.fao.org/ag/AGL/agll/prosoil/horglos.htm#spodic
http://www.stthomas.edu/geography/faculty/Kelley/PhysGeog/so...
"Spodic horizon. A subsurface soil horizon characterized by an accumulation of aluminum, (also potentially iron) and organic matter. This is the diagnostic horizon for the soil order Spodosol."
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spodic soils


Explanation:
http://www.fao.org/ag/AGL/agll/prosoil/horglos.htm#spodic
http://www.stthomas.edu/geography/faculty/Kelley/PhysGeog/so...
"Spodic horizon. A subsurface soil horizon characterized by an accumulation of aluminum, (also potentially iron) and organic matter. This is the diagnostic horizon for the soil order Spodosol."


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