Soil survey (reconnaissance) of the trans-Pecos area, Texas

Description:

Soil survey of nine Texas counties lying west of the Pecos River. Included are Brewster, Culberson, El Paso, Hudspeth, Jeff Davis, Pecos, Presidio, Reeves, and Terrell Counties. Text describes the area, natural vegetation, settlement and development, climate, agriculture, soils and crops, agricultural industries and methods of soil management, alkali, irrigation, and soil erosion and rain-water conservation of these counties.

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Location(s): United States - Texas
Creation Date: [1934]  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Texas Soil Surveys
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1934]
  • Digitized: 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
The Texas Landscape
Date
1928  
Description:

Soil survey of nine Texas counties lying west of the Pecos River. Included are Brewster, Culberson, El Paso, Hudspeth, Jeff Davis, Pecos, Presidio, Reeves, and Terrell Counties. Text describes the area, natural vegetation, settlement and development, climate, agriculture, soils and crops, agricultural industries and methods of soil management, alkali, irrigation, and soil erosion and rain-water conservation of these counties.

Note:

"In cooperation with the Texas Agricultural Experiment Station."
"This number is the last Soil Survey Report for the Year 1928."
Cover title.
"Literature cited" : p. 65-66.

Physical Description:

66 p. ; 23 cm.

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Added Title: Reconnaissance soil survey of the trans-Pecos area, Texas
Series Title: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture. Bureau of Chemistry and Soils. [Soil survey report] ; Series 1928, no. 35
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Texas Soil Surveys
Relation (Has Part): Soil map, reconnaissance survey, trans-Pecos area, Texas, ark:/67531/metapth19683
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 40055268 |
  • GOVNO: A 47.5:928/35
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth19831
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Public