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Main Title Soil Associations and Land Classification for Irrigation, Socorro County.
Author Make, H. J. ; Down, J. M. ; Anderso, J. U. ;
CORP Author New Mexico State Univ., University Park. Dept. of Agronomy.
Year Published 1972
Report Number OWRR-B-015-NMEX; 02117,; B-015-NMEX(21)
Stock Number PB-213 254
Additional Subjects ( Soil properties ; Irrigated land) ; ( Irrigated land ; New Mexico) ; Soil classification ; Soil surveys ; Agriculture ; Statistical data ; Socorro County(New Mexico)
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-213 254 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 73p
Abstract Information is presented on the suitability of soils in Socorro 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, based on a reconnaissance soil survey, provided the information necessary for the classification for irrigation. The data were organized and presented on the basis of soil associations shown on the general soil map and on the irrigation land classification map. Socorro County has a total of about 4,240,600 acres, of which about 40 percent were considered suitable for irrigation. (Author)
Supplementary Notes Also available as Agricultural Experiment Station Research Report 234.
PUB Date Free Form Sep 72,
Category Codes 2C; 52J; 52C
NTIS Prices PC A04/MF A01
Document Type NT
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Control Number 326534120
Origin NTIS
Type CAT