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Main Title Soil Associations and Land Classification for Irrigation, Sierra County.
Author Make, H. J. ; Down, J. M. ; Anderso, J. U. ;
CORP Author New Mexico Agricultural Experiment Station, University Park.
Year Published 1972
Report Number RR-233; OWRR-B-015-NMEX; 00267,; B-015-NMEX(20)
Stock Number PB-212 585
Additional Subjects ( Soil properties ; Irrigated land) ; ( Irrigated land ; New Mexico) ; Soil classification ; Soil surveys ; Maps ; Agriculture ; Statistical data ; Sierra County(New Mexico)
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-212 585 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation 58p
Information is presented on the suitability of soils in Sierre County, New Mexico for irrigation. The acreage, general location, and relative capability of the soils for use in irrigated agriculture are given. The general soil map provided the information necessary for the classification for irrigation. The data was organized and presented on the basis of soil associations shown on the general soil map and on the irrigation land classification map. Sierra County has about 2,700,200 acres, of which about 23 percent were considered suitable for irrigation. (Author)