Accession Number:

AD0754335

Title:

Properties of Surface Soils in the Wet Season

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1961-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

Results are summarized of tests of moisture content, density, and strength of surface soils at several hundred sites in humid-climate areas of the United States. A first-order approximation of values of these properties on the basis of soil texture is indicated by a graphic analysis.

Subject Categories:

  • Soil Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE