Pit Overview

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Soil Constraints

Explore the constraints within the Mt Damper Soil Pit


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Water Repellent

This soil is moderately repellent in the top 5cm
and mildly repellent below 5cm
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Given the combination of chemical and physical hostilities present here, it is likely roots can only access nitrogen in the top 20cm
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Soil Strength

The soil at Mount Damper is highly compacted, with soil strength exceeding 1500 kPa at only 10 cm, rapidly increasing to 3000 kPa at only 17 cm before peaking at over 3800 kPa at 30 cm

Downloadable Data from Mt Damper

Raw Soil Test Data

Soil Strength Data

Soil Pit Summary

Soil Constraints Summary