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ERIC Number: ED178339
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971
Pages: 44
Abstractor: N/A
Field Guide to Soils. Earth Science Curriculum Project Pamphlet Series PS-2.
Foth, Henry; Jacobs, Hyde S.
Discussed are the importance of soil to plant and animal life, the evolution of a soil profile, and the major kinds of soil in the United States. On a suggested field trip, students examine different kinds of soil profiles; they also measure soil acidity and water-holding capacity. Suggestions for further study are provided along with references and a glossary. (Author/RE)
Publication Type: Guides - General; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: American Geological Inst., Washington, DC.