Konguta

Location:Estonia
Area:80 acres (32 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 TypeTerric Histosols
Topsoil TextureMedium
Reference Depth100 cm
DrainageVery poor
Available Water Capacity150 m
Root ObstacleNone to 80 cm
Impermeable LayerNone to 150 cm
Soil Water RegimeWet within 40 cm depth for over 11 month
Topsoil Properties
Gravel28 %
Sand35 %
Silt33 %
Clay32 %
USDA TextureClay loam
Reference Bulk Density1.32 g/cm³
Bulk Density0.28 g/cm³
Organic Carbon39.4 %
PH5.6
Clay Cation Exchange Capacity45 cmol kg⁻¹
Soil Cation Exchange Capacity87 cmol kg⁻¹
Base Saturation75 %
Total Exchangeable Bases59.5 cmol kg⁻¹
Calcium Carbonate0 %
Calcium Sulphate0 %
Exchangeable Sodium1 %
Electrical Conductivity0.1 dS m-1
Subsoil Properties
Gravel5 %
Sand52 %
Silt23 %
Clay25 %
USDA TextureSandy clay loam
Reference Bulk Density1.38 g/cm³
Bulk Density0.18 g/cm³
Organic Carbon38.46 %
PH5.8
Clay Cation Exchange Capacity49 cmol kg⁻¹
Soil Cation Exchange Capacity88 cmol kg⁻¹
Base Saturation96 %
Total Exchangeable Bases81.8 cmol kg⁻¹
Calcium Carbonate0 %
Calcium Sulphate0 %
Exchangeable Sodium1 %
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