|Location: Jarvis Creek|
|General Landscape Description: Terrace or flat on a fan.|
|A1||0-15 cm||Dark brown (10YR3/3); sandy clay loam; weak medium blocky structure; contains quartz gravel; pH 5.9:|
|A2||15-40 cm||Very pale brown (10YR7/3d) conspicuous bleach; sandy loam; very weak structure; pH 6.4:|
|B21||40-50 cm||Yellowish brown (10YR5/6); light medium clay; moderate medium blocky structure; sticky consistence wet; contains quartz gravel; pH 6.4:|
|B22||50-60 cm||Yellowish brown (10YR5/6); medium clay; moderate medium blocky structure; pH 6.4; wavy change to:|
|B23||60-90 cm||Dark red (2.5YR4/6) with strong brown (7.5YR4/6) mottles; sandy clay loam; contains quartz with weathered gneiss or shist and felspar as well as pockets of dark red (2.5YR4/6) containing gneiss material; tongues of the above horizon also make up 10-20 % of this layer; pH 6.0.|
(at 60-90 cm)
The surface is moderately acid. The subsoil is
slightly acid becoming moderately acid.
The salinity rating is very low throughout.
The profile is non-sodic throughout.
There is a sharp increase in clay at 40 cm.