Soil profile of the sampling site Edersberg; Photo: FhG IME
Soil profile Edersberg; Photo: FhG IME Zoom in

The sampling site Edersberg is located in a mixed forest at an altitude of about 410 m.

The soil sampling site is situated in a beech stand. The dominating soil is a typical Braunerde über Buntsandstein (German soil classification KA 4).

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  • Soil is livelihood and biosphere for humans, animals, plants and soil organisms. All the substances brought in are transported, transformed and/or accumulated in the soil.


Sampling period

2002 - 2019

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