Solonetz soil

Solonetz soil

[¦säl·ə¦nets ‚sȯil]
(geology)
One of an intrazonal group of black alkali soils having a columnar structure.
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Salsodisols (strongly affected soils by salt) occupy restricted areas only by Calmatui meadow, where are especially represented by Solonetz soils.
The Artemisio pauciflorae-Camphorosmion monspeliacae Karpov 2001 comprises plant communities dominated by Artemisia pauciflora on solonetz-like and solonetz soils of the Volga and Ural River basins.