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Oregon"s soil

Oregon"s soil

a resource condition report

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Published by The Service in Portland, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soil erosion -- Oregon.,
  • Soil conservation -- Oregon.,
  • Land use, Rural -- Oregon.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementUnited States Department of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service.
    ContributionsUnited States. Soil Conservation Service.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17730091M

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    Oregon was the 33 rd state in the USA; it became a state on Febru State Abbreviation - OR State Capital - Salem Largest City - Portland Area - 98, square miles [Oregon is the 9th biggest state in the USA] Population - 3,, (as of ) [Oregon is the 27th most populous state in the USA] Name for Residents - Oregonians Major Industries - timber, paper products, farming. Oregon single-month rainfall record remains with the Glenora weather station (the station closed in ) in the mountains near Tillamook. In November , 57 inches fell. These facts were obtained from The Oregon Weather Book by George Taylor and Raymond R. Hatton, Oregon State University Press, ISBN The wettest day in Oregon.

    Guide to Oregon County Soil Survey Reports An inventory of all the different kinds of soils in many Oregon counties is available. These inventories were made starting in the ’s by soil scientists of the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Soil Conservation Service in cooperation with the OSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Dept. of Soil Science. The Oregon Coast is a coastal region of the U.S. state of is bordered by the Pacific Ocean to its west and the Oregon Coast Range to the east, and stretches approximately miles ( km) from the California state border in the south to the Columbia River in the north. The region is not a specific geological, environmental, or political entity, and includes the Columbia River Estuary.


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The Oregon Soil and Water Conservation District Guidebook provides information and directions to assist conservation district directors, associate directors, directors emeritus, and employees to carry out the conservation district’s statutory responsibilities.

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A careful accounting of the nutrients your soil is able to provide your crops will allow you to apply just the right amount of fertilizer to maximize yield and minimize environmental and financial losses. SOIL TEMPERATURE OF OREGONS AGRICULTURAL REGIONS 1. Measurement Methods This report is an attempt to bring all the soil temperature informa-tion for the State of Oregon under one cover and in a form useful to farm operators and to research crop specialists.

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