A Chemical Analysis of the Soils of Denton County, Texas

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The purpose of this study was to analyze the different soils in Denton, Texas. For the purpose of this study, the soils of Denton County are divided into three general groups with respect to origin: 1)those formed in place by the weathering of consolidated rocks, 2) those formed from the weathering of unconsolidated rocks, and 3) alluvial soils. A chemical analysis of representative samples of Bell Clay, Kirvin fine sandy loam, and San Saba clay has been made, and shown to have a strict correlation with their respective geological origins.

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Wilson, Curtis August 1936.

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The purpose of this study was to analyze the different soils in Denton, Texas. For the purpose of this study, the soils of Denton County are divided into three general groups with respect to origin: 1)those formed in place by the weathering of consolidated rocks, 2) those formed from the weathering of unconsolidated rocks, and 3) alluvial soils. A chemical analysis of representative samples of Bell Clay, Kirvin fine sandy loam, and San Saba clay has been made, and shown to have a strict correlation with their respective geological origins.

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Wilson, Curtis. A Chemical Analysis of the Soils of Denton County, Texas, thesis, August 1936; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc29839/: accessed September 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .