Australian Soil Classification: Bleached-mottled, Eutrophic, Brown CHROMOSOL
Map Unit: Murrungowar
Previous Site Name: 212
General Landscape Description: Rolling low hills
Site description: Lower slope of a low hill, NW aspect 20% slope
Land Use: Native forest
Native Vegetation: Lowland forest
Road cutting near Wangarabell.
0 – 6 cm
Brown (10YR4/3); light sandy loam; weak structure; clear change to:
6 – 45 cm
Light yellowish brown (2.5Y 6/4), conspicuously bleached (2.5Y8/2); loamy sand; massive abrupt change to:
45 – 70 cm
Light olive brown (2.5Y5/4), many orange and light grey mottles; gritty medium clay; moderate angular blocky structure; gravelly, clear boundary to:
70 – 1.4m
Weathered granite becoming hard rock.
Profile Describe By: David Rees 1989.