10 - illuviation the bottom part of the soil holds water becomes clay like Porosity is a measure of how much space in a soil that can contain water

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Physical Geography Notes 3/10/2008 4 most common elements -Silicon -Oxygen -Aluminum -Iron gravitation water : is when water water percolates down and is pulled by gravity through soil eluviation- the removal of soil components from the top soil. Loose, course soil.
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Unformatted text preview: illuviation- the bottom part of the soil. holds water becomes clay like. Porosity : is a measure of how much space in a soil that can contain water permeability: is a measure of the rate at which fluids pass through the soil...
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This note was uploaded on 03/31/2008 for the course PGE 01 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Montgomery CC.

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