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Why should an Organosol be Victoria's State Soil?
Organosol from the Wellington
Plains in Eastern Victoria
Bog community on the
Victorian high plains.
|Typical soil profile|
This example of an Organosol occurs in the Hamilton area. It formed within an old swamp that has since been drained and used for pasture.
Organosol developed on former swamp near Hamilton