IDENTIFIERS

  • Current Taxon Name (Soil Name): Cecil
  • OSD
  • Series Extent
  • User Site ID: S2012GA231001
  • User Pedon ID: S2012GA231001
  • Lab Information:
  • Certified Lab Pedon Description - yes
  • Lab Source ID - KSSL
  • Lab Pedon # - 12N8078
  • NCSS Pedon Lab Data NASIS Record ID - 79410
  • 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: 33.1635444
  • Std. Longitude: -84.2926778
  • Datum: WGS84
  • Map Unit: CZB3—Cecil sandy clay loam, 2 to 6 percent slopes, severely eroded
  • State: Georgia
  • County: GA231—Pike
  • MLRA: 136—Southern Piedmont
  • Regional Office: SE—Southeast
  • MLRA Soil Survey Area: SE-GRI—Griffin, Georgia
  • Non-MLRA Soil Survey Area: GA642—Lamar, Pike, and Upson Counties, Georgia
  • 7.5 Minute USGS Quad: 33084-B3—Griffin South, Georgia
  • PEDON

  • Describers Name: Marshall, Curt & Henderson, Mike
  • 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 - 24 to 74 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 - 24 to 74 cm.
  • Classificaton Date - 3/28/2012
  • Soil Taxonomic Edition - twelfth edition
  • Moisture SUBClass - udic
  • Dynamic Soil Properties:
  • Pedoderm Loose Cover Indicator - no
  • Hydric: no


  • SITE

  • Parent Material: residuum weathered from amphibolite
  • Landscape: Piedmont upland
  • Landform: hill
  • Geomorphic Component Hills: interfluve
  • Hill Slope Profile: shoulder
  • 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: 3/28/2012 (actual site observation date)
  • Surface Cover Properties:
  • Site Obs. Cover Kind 1 - grass/herbaceous cover
  • Site Obs. Cover Kind 2 - pastureland, tame
  • 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 % % % % % % % % % % % % %

    A

    BA

    Bt1

    Bt2

    BC1

    BC2

    C1

    C2

    0

    7

    24

    52

    76

    112

    140

    162

    7

    24

    52

    76

    112

    140

    162

    200

    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

    A

    BA

    Bt1

    Bt2

    BC1

    BC2

    C1

    C2

    0

    7

    24

    52

    76

    112

    140

    162

    7

    24

    52

    76

    112

    140

    162

    200

    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 %

    A

    BA

    Bt1

    Bt2

    BC1

    BC2

    C1

    C2

    0

    7

    24

    52

    76

    112

    140

    162

    7

    24

    52

    76

    112

    140

    162

    200

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

    ochric epipedon

    argillic horizon

    kandic horizon

    0—24

    24—76

    24—76

    —24—

    —52—

    —52—

    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

    5

    261.7

    90

    1295

    221

    16.2

    GA3271

    WETS

    A—0 to 7 centimeters (0.0 to 2.8 inches); dark reddish brown (5YR 3/4) sandy loam; weak fine granular structure; friable; ; 1 percent fine mica flakes, unspecified; fragments; gradual smooth boundary. Lab sample # 12N03305; observed in push tube
    BA—7 to 24 centimeters (2.8 to 9.4 inches); yellowish red (5YR 4/6) sandy clay loam; weak fine subangular blocky structure; friable; 1 percent fine mica flakes, unspecified; fragments; gradual smooth boundary. Lab sample # 12N03306; observed in push tube
    Bt1—24 to 52 centimeters (9.4 to 20.5 inches); red (2.5YR 4/6) clay; moderate medium subangular blocky structure; firm; 25 percent distinct clay films; 1 percent fine mica flakes, unspecified; fragments; gradual smooth boundary. Lab sample # 12N03307; observed in push tube
    Bt2—52 to 76 centimeters (20.5 to 29.9 inches); red (2.5YR 4/6) sandy clay; yellowish red (5YR 5/8) fine distinct mottles; moderate fine subangular blocky structure; firm; 25 percent distinct clay films; 10 percent fine mica flakes, unspecified; 1 percent by volume metamorphic, unspecified fragments; gradual wavy boundary. Lab sample # 12N03308; observed in push tube
    BC1—76 to 112 centimeters (29.9 to 44.1 inches); red (2.5YR 4/6) sandy clay loam; 3 percent yellowish red (5YR 5/8) fine distinct mottles; weak fine subangular blocky structure; firm; ; 20 percent fine mica flakes, unspecified; fragments; gradual smooth boundary. Lab sample # 12N03309; observed in push tube
    BC2—112 to 140 centimeters (44.1 to 55.1 inches); variegated red (2.5YR 4/6) very gravelly sandy clay loam; weak fine subangular blocky structure; firm; 20 percent fine mica flakes, unspecified; fragments; gradual wavy boundary. Lab sample # 12N03310; observed in auger, bucket
    C1—140 to 162 centimeters (55.1 to 63.8 inches); variegated yellowish red (5YR 4/6) sandy loam; massive; firm; ; 20 percent fine mica flakes, unspecified; fragments; gradual wavy boundary. Lab sample # 12N03311; observed in auger, bucket
    C2—162 to 200 centimeters (63.8 to 78.7 inches); strong brown (7.5YR 5/8) sandy loam; massive; firm; 20 percent fine mica flakes, unspecified; fragments. Lab sample # 12N03312