Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Dark Brown Soil

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_474

Dark brown soil is a neutral to acidic brown soil that develops through substantial humus accumulation, mild leaching and clayification in temperate broadleaf mixed forests. The litter layer is 4–5 cm thick and contains white mycelia.

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