Soil pH survey

Discussion in 'Oklahoma' started by chonas, Mar 18, 2016.

  1. chonas

    chonas Morel Connoisseur

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    Can you guys please use this map and post the soil pH for the region in which you find the most morels consistently. . .I'm trying to see how accurate it is/ideal soil pH.

    http://websoilsurvey.sc.egov.usda.gov/App/WebSoilSurvey.aspx

    You use it by zooming into your area with the magnifying glass with a + (selects a rectangular area, so don't just click)

    Then define your "AOI" with the red rectangle icon on the toolbar.

    Then click "Soil data explorer", a subtoolbar will pop up above the map, click soil reports, now a new list will appear on the left, select chemical properties, chemical soil properties, include minor soils, view soil report.

    The map will now display soil types, and scrolling down will give detailed info about the soil types (including PH).

    Posting this to Ohio and Georgia for different lattitude samplings.
     
  2. jean marie

    jean marie Morel Connoisseur

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    The soil ph in my area is 6.5 here in Marion County, Arkansas.
     

  3. nate

    nate Morel Connoisseur

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  4. nate

    nate Morel Connoisseur

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    sorry, if you click on the image it blows it up
     
  5. chonas

    chonas Morel Connoisseur

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    Thanks alot guys! The more data points, the better.
     
  6. nate

    nate Morel Connoisseur

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    In my second best spot it says the ph is 6.4 to 8.4