IDENTIFIERS

  • Current Taxon Name (Soil Name): Cecil
  • OSD
  • Series Extent
  • User Site ID: S2012GA211001
  • User Pedon ID: S2012GA211001
  • Lab Information:
  • Certified Lab Pedon Description - no
  • Lab Source ID - KSSL
  • Lab Pedon # - 12N8077
  • NCSS Pedon Lab Data NASIS Record ID - 79409
  • Print Date: 4/23/2024
  • LOCATION

  • Location In Web Soil Survey
  • AOI is roughly a square mile and pedon is marked in the center.
  • Location in SoilWeb
  • Location in Google Maps
  • Std. Latitude: 33.5653139
  • Std. Longitude: -83.4949944
  • Datum: WGS84
  • Map Unit: LdB2—Lloyd sandy loam, 2 to 6 percent slopes, moderately eroded
  • State: Georgia
  • County: GA211—Morgan
  • MLRA: 136—Southern Piedmont
  • Regional Office: SE—Southeast
  • MLRA Soil Survey Area: SE-GRI—Griffin, Georgia
  • Non-MLRA Soil Survey Area: GA211—Morgan County, Georgia
  • 7.5 Minute USGS Quad: 33083-E4—Madison, Georgia
  • PEDON

  • Describers Name: Henderson, Mike & Marshall, Curt
  • Current Taxonomic Class: Fine, kaolinitic, thermic Typic Kanhapludults
  • Current Taxon Kind: series
  • Pedon Type: classifies to current taxon name, full description
  • Pedon Purpose: laboratory sampling site
  • Pedon Record Orgin: PedonPC
  • Correlated Information:
  • Soil Name - Cecil
  • PSC - 36 to 86 cm.
  • Classificaton Date - 7/18/2018
  • Soil Taxonomic Edition - twelfth edition
  • Moisture Subclass - udic
  • Sampled As Information:
  • Soil Name - Cecil
  • Taxonomic Class - Fine, kaolinitic, thermic Typic Kanhapludults
  • Taxon Kind - series
  • PSC - 36 to 86 cm.
  • Classificaton Date - 1/26/2012
  • Soil Taxonomic Edition - twelfth edition
  • Moisture SUBClass - udic
  • Dynamic Soil Properties:
  • Pedoderm Loose Cover Indicator - no
  • Hydric: no


  • SITE

  • Parent Material: residuum weathered from biotite gneiss
  • Landscape: Piedmont upland
  • Landform: hill
  • Geomorphic Component Hills: interfluve
  • Hill Slope Profile: summit
  • Slope Complexity: simple
  • Slope Shape Across: convex
  • Slope Shape Down: convex
  • Drainage Class: well
  • Flooding: none flooding
  • Ponding: none ponding
  • Surface Fragments:
  • Benchmark Soil?: no
  • VEGETATION

    SITE OBSERVATION

  • Observation Date: 3/26/2012 (actual site observation date)
  • Surface Cover Properties:
  • Site Obs. Cover Kind 1 - crop cover
  • Site Obs. Cover Kind 2 - row crop
  • Pedoderm Loose Cover Indicator - no
  • Drained? - no
  • Bedded Soil? - no
  • Forest Plantation? - no
  • Pedon Horizon Lab Results - 1
    Horizon Top Depth Bottom Depth Sample ID Data Collector Total Clay CaCO3 Clay Total Silt Fine Silt Co. Silt Total Sand Total Sand Method VC Sand Co. Sand Med. Sand Fine Sand VF Sand VF Sand Method Texture Class - Field Lab Rubbed Fiber Unrubbed Fiber pH H2O
    cm cm % % % % % % % % % % % % %

    Ap

    BA

    Bt1

    Bt2

    BC

    C1

    C2

    0

    20

    36

    89

    112

    135

    145

    20

    36

    89

    112

    135

    145

    209

    Pedon Horizon Lab Results - 2
    Horizon Top Depth Bottom Depth Sample ID pH CaCl2 pH NaF pH Ox Delta pH LL PL PI Atter. Samp. Cond. COLE Pot. Acidity Ca + Mg - Meh 2 K Ca + Mg - Sat. Paste KCl Extract. Acidity Base Sat. - Meh 2 CEC-7 CEC-8.2
    cm cm % % % cm/cm meq/100g cmol(+)/kg cmol(+)/kg mmol(+)/l cmol(+)/kg % cmol(+)/kg cmol(+)/kg

    Ap

    BA

    Bt1

    Bt2

    BC

    C1

    C2

    0

    20

    36

    89

    112

    135

    145

    20

    36

    89

    112

    135

    145

    209

    Pedon Horizon Lab Results - 3
    Horizon Top Depth Bottom Depth Sample ID ECEC Phosphate P NO3-N EC EC Method EC 1:5 by volume CaCO3 Equiv. Equiv. Gypsum Na SAR Gypsum Req. Humic Color Fulvic Color Humic + Fulvic Color Al PI Pyro. Hue PyrO. Value Pyro. Chroma
    cm cm cmol(+)/kg mg/kg mg/kg dS/m dS/m % % mmol(+)/l % L-pcu/g L-pcu/g L-pcu/g %

    Ap

    BA

    Bt1

    Bt2

    BC

    C1

    C2

    0

    20

    36

    89

    112

    135

    145

    20

    36

    89

    112

    135

    145

    209

    Pedon Diagnostic Features
    Feature Kind Feature Depth L-H Feature Thickness L-RV-H
    cm

    ochric epipedon

    argillic horizon

    kandic horizon

    0—20

    20—112

    20—112

    —20—

    —86—

    —86—

    Setting and Climate
    Slope Slope Length USLE Upslope Length Elev. Corr. Elev Aspect MAP REAP FFD MAAT MSAT MWAT MAST MSST MWST MFFP PE Index Climate Station ID Climate Station Name Climate Station Type
    % m degrees mm mm C mm

    4

    206.6

    60

    1201

    230

    17.1

    GA5988

    WETS

    Ap—0 to 20 centimeters (0.0 to 7.9 inches); dark brown (7.5YR 3/3) sandy loam; weak fine granular structure; very friable, nonsticky, nonplastic; 5 percent by volume metamorphic, unspecified fragments; abrupt smooth boundary. Lab sample # 12N03298; observed in auger, bucket
    BA—20 to 36 centimeters (7.9 to 14.2 inches); yellowish red (5YR 4/6) sandy clay loam; 10 percent strong brown (7.5YR 5/8) medium distinct mottles; weak fine subangular blocky structure; very friable, nonsticky, nonplastic; fragments; clear smooth boundary. Lab sample # 12N03299; observed in auger, bucket
    Bt1—36 to 89 centimeters (14.2 to 35.0 inches); red (2.5YR 4/6) sandy clay; moderate medium subangular blocky structure; friable, slightly sticky, slightly plastic; 35 percent distinct clay films; fragments; clear smooth boundary. Lab sample # 12N03300; observed in auger, bucket
    Bt2—89 to 112 centimeters (35.0 to 44.1 inches); red (2.5YR 4/6) sandy clay; 10 percent strong brown (7.5YR 5/8) medium mottles; moderate medium subangular blocky structure; friable, slightly sticky, slightly plastic; 35 percent prominent clay films; fragments; gradual wavy boundary. Lab sample # 12N03301; observed in auger, bucket
    BC—112 to 135 centimeters (44.1 to 53.1 inches); red (2.5YR 4/8) sandy clay loam; 2 percent strong brown (7.5YR 5/8) medium distinct mottles; weak medium subangular blocky structure; very friable, nonsticky, nonplastic; distinct clay films; fragments; gradual wavy boundary. Lab sample # 12N03302; observed in auger, bucket
    C1—135 to 145 centimeters (53.1 to 57.1 inches); red (2.5YR 4/8) sandy loam; 2 percent strong brown (7.5YR 5/8) medium mottles; massive; very friable, nonsticky, nonplastic; prominent clay films; fragments; gradual wavy boundary. Lab sample # 12N03303; observed in auger, bucket
    C2—145 to 209 centimeters (57.1 to 82.3 inches); red (2.5YR 4/8) sandy loam; massive; very friable, nonsticky, nonplastic; fragments. Lab sample # 12N03304; observed in auger, bucket