Type of root restricting layer

Attribute definition
Attribute Label RESTR_TYPE
Title Type of root restricting layer

Indicates the type of soil in the root restricting layer.

Classes Root Restricting Layer: 11 classes.

Code Class Description
UN 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


LI Lithic

Lithic (consolidated bedrock)

CR Cryic

Cryic (frozen) horizon

DU Duric

Duric horizon

PL Placic

Placic horizon

- n/a

Not Applicable

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