Soil pH
Source: Natural Resources Conservation Service STATSGO Database
Map Description:
Soil pH is the logarithm of the hydrogen-ion activity of a soil which characterizes the acidity or alkalinity of a soil. Soil pH is important to determine plant selection, crop suitability, fertilizer requirements, herbicide activity and potential presents of pest and disease organisms.

Cautions for this Product:
STATSGO data base maps are compiled by generalizing more detailed soil survey maps. These maps are generated primarly for regional, multistate, river basin, State, and multicounty resource planning, management and monitoring. This map is not intended for county or subcounty resource planning, management or monitoring.

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