APPLICATION OF AIRPHOTO INTERPRETATION TECHNIQUES

A SOIL CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM COMPRISING SEVEN UNITS IS DESCRIBED WITH RESPECT TO: PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SOIL, SUBSURFACE DRAINAGE CONDITIONS, FROST SUSCEPTIBILITY, SETTLEMENT CHARACTERISTICS, RELIEF, EASE OF EXCAVATION, AND OTHER SIGNIFICANT CHARACTERISTICS. RECONNAISSANCE ENGINEERING SOIL MAPS FOR AN AREA OF ABOUT 4,000 SQ MI, AND HUNDREDS OF MILES OF SOIL STRIP MAPS, HAVE BEEN PREPARED. APPLICATION OF THE PROCEDURE IN SOIL AND MATERIALS STUDIES FOR A SPECIFIC ROUTE STUDY, AND ACCURACY OF THE SOIL MAPPING ARE DESCRIBED. /AUTHOR/

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  • Accession Number: 00229514
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Aug 15 2004 2:38AM