Soils & Land Use
DEMOS ON SOIL HAND TEXTURING:
Soil texture by feel:
Texture By Feel Procedure:
Soil Hand Texture flow diagram (high-res). This can be used to follow along with the video links on “soil texture by feel”:
(ignore US triangle at bottom!!!):
Canadian System of Soil Classification Manual. There are online and online-PDF versions available:
The Canadian System of Soil Classification, 3rd edition (online/HTML version):
Canadian System of Soil Classification Guide Book.
Soil textural triangle is on page 136 (150 of PDF doc), soil structure is on page 160 (174).
PDF Version of Manual:
Soil Groups and Map of Alberta Soils: