Soils walk led by WVU Professor of Pedology and Land Use Dr James Thompson, Sunday, November 8, 2009, at 2pm, at the West Virginia Botanic Garden.
Jim will tell us how to identify the many soils of the WV Botanic Garden and their importance.
All ages are welcome.
Attendees should wear hiking footwear, preferably waterproof.
The WVBG is located on Tyrone Road between Snake Hill Road and Route 7.
The entrance gate will be open to allow parking at the lower parking lot.
Due to the popularity of this walk in the past, you are encouraged to be early or at least prompt.
Additional information about Professor Thompson is available at http://www.caf.wvu.edu/plsc/faculty/soilscience/Thompson/thompson.html