Overview

Mediterranean soils


Related Overviews

 

'Mediterranean soils' can also refer to...

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Earth Sciences and Geography

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

Formed in Mediterranean climates, owe their red colour to the leaching of clays in the wet winters, which releases iron. Leaching is rare in summer so that a carbonate horizon often builds up.

Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.