In this hands-on session you will be introduced to techniques and standard documentation protocols for describing soil profiles on SBD 8330 forms. Among topics to be discussed are reference resources, necessary equipment, recognizing parent materials, identifying soil horizons, estimating soil texture, documenting soil colors, and evaluating soil structure and consistence. Explanations of how to interpret descriptive features will also be included.
Instructor: Ed Taylor, Wastewater Specialist - Hayward Office
Department of Safety & Professional Services (DSPS) - State of Wisconsin