Encyclopedia of Soil Science

2008 Edition
| Editors: Ward Chesworth

Blanket

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-3995-9_73

A uniform covering to a landscape. Used particularly to describe bogs that cover (or blanket) the highlands above the tree line in regions of humid climate.

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 Mire

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