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Soilscapes in England and Wales Soilsguide Home

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Saltmarsh soils
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Shallow very acid peaty soils over rock
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Shallow lime-rich soils over chalk or limestone
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Sand dune soils
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Freely draining lime-rich loamy soils
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Freely draining slightly acid loamy soils
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Freely draining slightly acid but base-rich soils
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Slightly acid loamy and clayey soils with impeded drainage
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Lime-rich loamy and clayey soils with impeded drainage
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Freely draining slightly acid sandy soils
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Freely draining sandy Breckland soils
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Freely draining floodplain soils
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Freely draining acid loamy soils over rock
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Freely draining very acid sandy and loamy soils
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Naturally wet very acid sandy and loamy soils
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Very acid loamy upland soils with a wet peaty surface
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Slowly permeable seasonally wet acid loamy and clayey soils
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Slowly permeable seasonally wet slightly acid but base-rich loamy and clayey soils
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Slowly permeable wet very acid upland soils with a peaty surface
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Loamy and clayey floodplain soils with naturally high groundwater
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Loamy and clayey soils of coastal flats with naturally high groundwater
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Loamy soils with naturally high groundwater
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Loamy and sandy soils with naturally high groundwater and a peaty surface
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Restored soils mostly from quarry and opencast spoil
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Blanket bog peat soils
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Raised bog peat soils
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Fen peat soils
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