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An improved technique for taking hydraulic conductivity cores from forest soilsAuthor(s): Gerald M. Aubertin
Source: Research Note NE-92. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionDescribes a large-diameter, heavy-duty soil sampler that makes it possible to obtain long, relatively undisturbed sample columns from stony, root-filled forest soils. The resultant samples include the roots, root channels, stones, and macro-voids common to forested soils.
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CitationAubertin, Gerald M. 1969. An improved technique for taking hydraulic conductivity cores from forest soils. Research Note NE-92. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4p.
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