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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Image Number D1983-1

Subsoil compaction plots before topsoil is added. The red/orange subsoil is a Greenbrier County (West Virginia) limestone-based soil. The lightest colored plots are Raleigh County (West Virginia) sandstone, and the darker subsoils are Raleigh County shale.


Photo by Susan Boyer.

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Last Modified: 8/13/2016
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