Type of root restricting layer

Attribute definition
Attribute Label RESTR_TYPE
Title Type of root restricting layer
Description

Indicates the type of soil in the root restricting layer.

Classes Root Restricting Layer: 11 classes.


Classes
Code Class Description
UN Undifferentiated

Undifferentiated

BN Solonetzic

Solonetzic B horizon

SA Salinity

Salinity (conductivity > 4 dS/m)

CT Compact Till

Compact (Basal) Till

OR Ortstein

Ortstein horizon

FP Fragipan

Fragipan

LI Lithic

Lithic (consolidated bedrock)

CR Cryic

Cryic (frozen) horizon

DU Duric

Duric horizon

PL Placic

Placic horizon

- n/a

Not Applicable