CLAY MINERALOGY AND CHEMISTRY OF SELECTED CHICOT COUNTY, ARKANSAS, SOILS AND EFFECTS ON THEIR ENGINEERING PROPERTIES- TECHNICAL REPORT NO. 6

REPRESENTATIVE SAMPLES OF THE MAJOR HORIZONS OF EIGHT PRINCIPAL SOIL SERIES OF CHICOT COUNTY, ARKANSAS, (DERIVED FROM GENERAL ALLUVIUM AND FROM LOESS) WERE TESTED AND ANALYZED IN THE LABORATORY FOR PARTICLE SIZE DISTRIBUTION, CATION EXCHANGE RELATIONS, SURFACE AREA, MAXIMUM DENSITY- OPTIMUM MOISTURE, PH, ORGANIC MATTER, KINDS AND AMOUNTS OF CLAY MINERAL, ATTERBERG LIMITS, AMORPHOUS MATERIALS. THE DATA ARE USED TO PROVIDE QUALITATIVE ESTIMATES AND EXPLANATIONS OF ENGINEERING USAGE AND PROPERTIES OF THE SOILS. /BPR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • hRp - 1/4/, HRC-19 /H457/
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

    Fayetteville, AR  USA 

    Arkansas State Highway Department

    Little Rock, AR  USA  72203

    Bureau of Public Roads /US

    400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Horn, M E
    • Coston, W R
  • Publication Date: 1968-4

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00237216
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bureau of Public Roads /US
  • Files: TRIS, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 23 2001 12:00AM