Spodosols. By: Ross McHugh. Spodosols – General Characteristics. Acid soils characterized by a subsurface accumulation of humus that is complexed with Al, and Fe. Typically form in coarse-textured parent material and have light colored E horizon overlying a reddish brown spodic horizon.
By: Ross McHugh
- Shown on the map as the Pink color. Not very prevalent but can be seen in patches throughout the North Central and East Region of Minnesota.