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NEIWPCC Publishes Hydric Soils Identification Manual

Posted on Tuesday, February 13th, 2018 | Posted in News

Field Indicators for Identifying Hydric Soils in New England, Version 4, written by the New England Hydric Soils Technical Committee, reflects conditions specific to New England.

The manual, published by NEIWPCC, contains all applicable national indicators, plus those found in the region not addressed by the Regional Supplement to the Corps of Engineers Wetland 5 Delineation Manual: Northcentral and Northeast Region Version 2.0 (2012) or Field Indicators of Hydric Soils in the United States Version 8.0 (2016).

Version 4 contains hydric soil indicators specific to New England, which can be found under Problem Soils.

Also included are additional guides, charts, diagrams and detailed user notes to better interpret and understand the indicators.

This edition serves as a one-stop guide for identifying hydric soils in New England.

Document specifications: PDF page format; 58 pages, 1.6 MB.


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