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. Mainly are covered by pastures of low quality.
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.
In 'Proceedings of the International Symposium on Solonetz Soils. Problems, Properties, Utilization.