Name The Soil

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1. Name the soil that remains frozen for most of the year, where the temperature is rarely about 0 degrees celcius, where melt water cannot drain freely due to permafrost. However, where there is a mixing of soil and so therefore less defined horizons

  • Gley
  • Podzol
  • Brown Earth
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2. Name the soil which has a blue/grey B horizon

  • Gley
  • Brown Earth
  • Podzol

3. Name the soil which has a lack of organisms due to the cold climate and so has poorly mixed soil and clearly defined horizons

  • Podzol
  • Gley
  • Brown Earth

4. Name the soil which is found in coniferous forests with acidic mor humus (formed by the decaying needles and cones)

  • Brown Earth
  • Podzol
  • Gley

5. Name the soil which has a reddish/brown B horizon

  • Gley
  • Podzol
  • Brown Earth

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