Liigalaskma-Orinõmme

Location:Estonia
Area:826 acres (334 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
 AB
   
Share 85 %5 %5 %5 %
Soil TypeRendzic LeptosolsEutric GleysolsGleyic CambisolsGleyic LuvisolsCalcaric Regosols
Topsoil TextureMediumMediumMediumMediumMedium
Reference Depth30 cm100 cm100 cm100 cm100 cm
DrainageImperfectlyPoorPoorPoorModerately well
Available Water Capacity15 mm75 m50 m50 m50 m
Phase 1PetrocalcicPetrocalcicPetrocalcicStonyPetrocalcic
Phase 2Stony StonyGravellyStony
Root Obstacle None to 80 cmNone to 80 cmNone to 80 cmNone to 80 cm
Impermeable Layer None to 150 cmNone to 150 cmNone to 150 cmNone to 150 cm
Soil Water Regime Wet within 40 cm depth for over 11 monthWet within 80 cm over 6 months, but not wet within 40 cm for over 11 monthWet within 80 cm over 6 months, but not wet within 40 cm for over 11 monthWet within 80 cm for 3 to 6 months, but not wet within 40 cm for over 1 month
Topsoil Properties
Gravel16 %4 %4 %5 %14 %
Sand37 %37 %45 %47 %44 %
Silt44 %40 %36 %29 %35 %
Clay19 %23 %19 %24 %21 %
USDA TextureLoamLoamLoamLoamLoam
Reference Bulk Density1.41 g/cm³1.38 g/cm³1.42 g/cm³1.39 g/cm³1.41 g/cm³
Bulk Density1.24 g/cm³1.35 g/cm³1.41 g/cm³1.54 g/cm³1.37 g/cm³
Organic Carbon2.13 %1.07 %1 %0.83 %0.75 %
PH7.56.26.46.38
Clay Cation Exchange Capacity80 cmol kg⁻¹41 cmol kg⁻¹38 cmol kg⁻¹46 cmol kg⁻¹45 cmol kg⁻¹
Soil Cation Exchange Capacity27 cmol kg⁻¹13 cmol kg⁻¹9 cmol kg⁻¹16 cmol kg⁻¹17 cmol kg⁻¹
Base Saturation100 %88 %85 %93 %100 %
Total Exchangeable Bases28.8 cmol kg⁻¹10.2 cmol kg⁻¹8.2 cmol kg⁻¹14.9 cmol kg⁻¹26.8 cmol kg⁻¹
Calcium Carbonate6 %0 %0 %0 %15 %
Calcium Sulphate0 %0 %0 %0 %0 %
Exchangeable Sodium2 %2 %2 %2 %2 %
Electrical Conductivity0.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.2 dS m-1
Subsoil Properties
Gravel 5 %18 %6 %18 %
Sand 36 %39 %39 %40 %
Silt 36 %34 %27 %35 %
Clay 28 %27 %34 %25 %
USDA Texture Clay loamClay loamClay loamLoam
Reference Bulk Density 1.35 g/cm³1.36 g/cm³1.33 g/cm³1.37 g/cm³
Bulk Density 1.5 g/cm³1.6 g/cm³1.65 g/cm³1.5 g/cm³
Organic Carbon 0.37 %0.47 %0.28 %0.47 %
PH 6.66.778.1
Clay Cation Exchange Capacity 42 cmol kg⁻¹37 cmol kg⁻¹44 cmol kg⁻¹52 cmol kg⁻¹
Soil Cation Exchange Capacity 13 cmol kg⁻¹11 cmol kg⁻¹16 cmol kg⁻¹15 cmol kg⁻¹
Base Saturation 90 %88 %99 %100 %
Total Exchangeable Bases 11.9 cmol kg⁻¹11.3 cmol kg⁻¹15.9 cmol kg⁻¹36.5 cmol kg⁻¹
Calcium Carbonate 0 %0.1 %0.4 %15 %
Calcium Sulphate 0 %0 %0 %0 %
Exchangeable Sodium 2 %2 %2 %2 %
Electrical Conductivity 0.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.3 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