Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Chernozem

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_299

This soil is formed by humus accumulation and calcification under temperate semi-humid meadow and meadow vegetation. It has a thick, black humus layer with obvious infiltration. It is mainly distributed in the western part of Heilongjiang and Jilin Provinces and extends to the north of Yanshan and in a zone on Yinshan Mountain.

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