logging in or signing up Soils vaibhav3614 Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Let's Connect Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 127 Category: Science & Tech.. License: All Rights Reserved Like it (0) Dislike it (0) Added: April 02, 2012 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript Black soil: Black soil: Black Soil 1. It is found in Deccan plateau. 2. This type of soil is confined to some parts of Gujarat , Maharashtra, and Karnataka. 3. This soil has an ability to retain moisture and become sticky when wet. 4. It is largely used for growing cotton and thus, is popularly known as cotton soil.Alluvial soil: Alluvial soil Alluvial Soil: Alluvial Soil 1. It is found over a large part of the country. 2. It is mainly formed by the work of river and is confined to northern and coastal plains. 3. This type of soil is very fertile and forms major agricultural land of our country. Laterite soil: Laterite soil Laterite Soil: Laterite Soil 1. The laterite soil is found over the hill slopes of peninsular plateau. 2. It is found in the regions of heavy rainfall.PowerPoint Presentation: Desert Soil Desert Soil: Desert Soil 1.Desert soil are basically of sandy texture. 2.This type of soil has poor clay content and also lacks in moisture content. 3.Desert soils are basically poor in nitrogen,which is an important nutrient required for the plantation purpose. 4.Rajasthan Desert is covered with sand at most of the places. Mountain soil: Mountain soil Mountain Soil: Mountain Soil Mountain soils are mainly found in hill slopes and are formed by deposition of organic matter from woodland and forests. 2.It is rich in humus, slightly acidic and are fertile. 3.Mountain soils are mostly found in the Himalaya regions,Sikkim, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh Kashmir and also in the peninsula,Eastern Ghats. Red soil: Red soil Red Soil: Red Soil 1. This soil is red in colour due to the presence of iron particles. 2. Red soil is confined to peninsular India and some patches of north-eastern part of India. 3. It is highly porous, fine grained and deep. You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.