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Unformatted text preview: know what sort of materials are included-Review the campground siting example-Numerical limitations 0 1.00 o Higher the number, the more the limitations o Slight: soil feature not important for a particular use o Moderate: the soil feature has some limitations that can be overcome or corrected o Severe: the soil feature has serious limitations that are impossible or costly to overcome.-Soil-Forming Factors: o Geologic factor Source of rock fragments that make up soil is parent material (bedrock/loose sediments) o Climatic factor Weather and moisture are greatest climatic o Topographic factor Slope and drainage o Biological Organic fraction consisting of living and dead plants and animals o Earthworms Cultivating and mixing activities of earthworms...
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- Fall '06