General Soil Map, Brazoria County, Texas

One of 206 maps in the series: [United States Soil Survey Report] available on this site.

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Map displays soil types along with creeks, towns, schools, churches, power transmission lines, oil and gas pipelines, roads, and railroads. Includes legend and symbols. Scale 1:380,160.

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1 map : col. ; 38.5 x 26 cm.

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United States. Soil Conservation Service. 1981.

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Description

Map displays soil types along with creeks, towns, schools, churches, power transmission lines, oil and gas pipelines, roads, and railroads. Includes legend and symbols. Scale 1:380,160.

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 38.5 x 26 cm.

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  • Soil Survey of Brazoria County, Texas. United States. Soil Conservation Service. 1981. ark:/67531/metapth130203

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Texas Soil Surveys

The Texas Soil Surveys demonstrate early scientific thought regarding soil classification and use. Each survey consists of a soil map and separate book.

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Soil Survey of Brazoria County, Texas (Book)

Soil Survey of Brazoria County, Texas

Text describes the area, climate, agricultural history and statistics, soil-survey methods and definitions, soils and crops, land uses and agricultural methods, irrigation, and morphology and genesis of soils of Brazoria County, Texas.

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  • 1981

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United States. Soil Conservation Service. General Soil Map, Brazoria County, Texas, map, 1981; Washington D.C.. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth130276/: accessed June 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.