Kalita

Location:Estonia
Area:359 acres (145 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data
Köppen climate classification:Dfb (Climate: snow; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: warm summer)
Natura 2000 Data Sheet:View Data Sheet  Explanatory notes

Ecoregions

Sarmatic mixed forests

Soils

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Protected Area Boundary
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Soil TypeEutric Gleysols
Topsoil TextureMedium
Reference Depth100 cm
DrainagePoor
Available Water Capacity125 m
Phase 1Stony
Root ObstacleNone to 80 cm
Impermeable LayerNone to 150 cm
Soil Water RegimeWet within 40 cm depth for over 11 month
Topsoil Properties
Gravel4 %
Sand37 %
Silt40 %
Clay23 %
USDA TextureLoam
Reference Bulk Density1.38 g/cm³
Bulk Density1.35 g/cm³
Organic Carbon1.07 %
PH6.2
Clay Cation Exchange Capacity41 cmol kg⁻¹
Soil Cation Exchange Capacity13 cmol kg⁻¹
Base Saturation88 %
Total Exchangeable Bases10.2 cmol kg⁻¹
Calcium Carbonate0 %
Calcium Sulphate0 %
Exchangeable Sodium2 %
Electrical Conductivity0.1 dS m-1
Subsoil Properties
Gravel5 %
Sand36 %
Silt36 %
Clay28 %
USDA TextureClay loam
Reference Bulk Density1.35 g/cm³
Bulk Density1.5 g/cm³
Organic Carbon0.37 %
PH6.6
Clay Cation Exchange Capacity42 cmol kg⁻¹
Soil Cation Exchange Capacity13 cmol kg⁻¹
Base Saturation90 %
Total Exchangeable Bases11.9 cmol kg⁻¹
Calcium Carbonate0 %
Calcium Sulphate0 %
Exchangeable Sodium2 %
Electrical Conductivity0.1 dS m-1
Soil data provided by FAO/IIASA/ISRIC/ISSCAS/JRC, 2012. Harmonized World Soil Database (version 1.2). FAO, Rome, Italy and IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria.
Köppen climate classification provided by Kottek, M., J. Grieser, C. Beck, B. Rudolf, and F. Rubel, 2006: World Map of Köppen-Geiger Climate Classification updated. Meteorol. Z., 15, 259-263