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Soil Survey: Fraser Alpine Area, ColoradoAuthor(s): J. L. Retzer
Source: Soil Survey Series 1956, No. 20. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Soil Conservation Service; Colorado Agricultural Experiment Station. 47 p.
Publication Series: Other
Station: Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station
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DescriptionThe Fraser Alpine Area is a rough, mountainous area that lies approximately 50 miles west of Denver, Colo., and covers approximately 134 square miles. About seven-eighths of it is above timberline, and all is within the boundaries of Arapaho National Forest, U.S. Forest Service. The land in the Area is not suitable for cultivation and has never been farmed.
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CitationRetzer, J. L. 1962. Soil Survey: Fraser Alpine Area, Colorado. Soil Survey Series 1956, No. 20. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Soil Conservation Service; Colorado Agricultural Experiment Station. 47 p.
KeywordsFraser Alpine Area, Fraser Experimental Forest, soil survey
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