Story: Soils

Major soils and their features

This table shows the soils of New Zealand, with a short description of the natural condition of each.

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Allan Hewitt, 'Soils - Diversity and uniqueness', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/table/12301/major-soils-and-their-features (accessed 26 October 2021)

Story by Allan Hewitt, published 24 Sep 2007