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18 results found for: "Pettapiece, W. W."

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January 1, 2000

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This technical bulletin presents quantitative morphological descriptions and landform classifications for typical glaciated landforms in western Canada and documents the methods used to produce the descriptions. This quantitative data provides necessary input for deterministic landscape related...


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June 1, 1996

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Provides guidelines for the handling of problem soils during pipeline construction that require alternative soil handling procedures, while meeting the main criteria of achieving equivalent land capability as expressed in the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act.


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January 1, 1996

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The report presents an overview of the physiography, climate, ecology, general soil patterns, and selected agricultural interpretations for the Gleichen SE map sheet. The accompanying soil map displays patterns of soils at a moderate level of detail. The soils were distinguished by patterns that...


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January 1, 1996

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The report presents an overview of the physiography, climate, ecology, general soil patterns, and selected agricultural interpretations for the Gleichen SW map sheet. The accompanying soil map displays patterns of soils at a moderate level of detail. The soils were distinguished by patterns that...


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January 1, 1991

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This soil survey report for the Municipal District of Cardston begins with a general description of the survey area. Part 2 contains the descriptions of the principal soils and their respective soil map units. In Part 3, the rationale and actual ratings of the map units for dryland agricuhure,...


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January 1, 1990

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Soil maps for the northeast section of the Medicine Hat land area (NTS 72L). Includes summary text discussing the general characteristics of the area, the main soil characteristics, and agriculture and land use in the area.


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January 1, 1990

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Soil maps for the northwest section of the Medicine Hat land area (NTS 72L). Includes summary text discussing the general characteristics of the area, the main soil characteristics, and agriculture and land use in the area.


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January 1, 1990

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Soil maps for the southwest section of the Medicine Hat land area (NTS 72L). Includes summary text discussing the general characteristics of the area, the main soil characteristics, and agriculture and land use in the area.


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January 1, 1990

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Soil maps for the southeast section of the Medicine Hat land area (NTS 72L). Includes summary text discussing the general characteristics of the area, the main soil characteristics, and agriculture and land use in the area.


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January 1, 1989

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Soils may be rated according to the amount of water they can retain in available form. However, under field conditions there are physical and chemical soil properties which affect the ability of plants to fully utilize all the available water. In Alberta the main factors of concern are dense...