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Soil Survey Manual

Now available online, the Soil Survey Manual, published in October 1993, should be available in most Depository Libraries.

The Soil Survey Manual is being updated to capture changes in methodologies, terminology, and technologies. Please visit Updates to the Soil Survey Manual to see the revisions and supplements.


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Recommended Citation:

Soil Survey Division Staff. 1993. Soil survey manual. Soil Conservation Service. U.S. Department of Agriculture Handbook 18.