Soil Horizon Formation

Wiley InterScience

This site features an animation illustrating the processes of soil eluviation and illuviation. The site defines the terms and explains, through captioned animations, why each process is important in determining the physical and chemical characteristics of the O, A, E and B soil horizons. The site also has an audio component. Users with slow connections can expect long loading times.

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