Po da Albaredo Arnaboldi ad Arena Po

Location:Italy
Area:2,241 acres (907 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
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Ecoregions

Po Basin mixed forests

Soils

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Protected Area Boundary
 ABC
    
Share50 %30 %20 %50 %30 %15 %5 %40 %30 %20 %10 %
Soil TypeGleyic LuvisolsEutric FluvisolsDystric CambisolsEutric CambisolsEutric FluvisolsGleyic CambisolsEutric VertisolsHaplic LuvisolsEutric CambisolsDystric CambisolsEutric Fluvisols
Topsoil TextureMediumMediumMediumCoarseFineCoarseFineMediumFineMediumMedium
Reference Depth100 cm100 cm100 cm100 cm100 cm100 cm100 cm100 cm100 cm100 cm100 cm
DrainagePoorPoorModerately wellWellVery poorPoorPoorModerately wellModerately wellModerately wellPoor
Available Water Capacity150 m150 m150 m15 m75 m15 m50 m150 m150 m50 m150 m
Phase 1   GravellyGravellyGravellyGravelly    
Root Obstacle60 - 80 cm60 - 80 cmNone to 80 cmNone to 80 cmNone to 80 cm60 - 80 cmNone to 80 cmNone to 80 cmNone to 80 cmNone to 80 cmNone to 80 cm
Impermeable LayerNone to 150 cmNone to 150 cmNone to 150 cmNone to 150 cmNone to 150 cmNone to 150 cmNone to 150 cmNone to 150 cmNone to 150 cm0 - 40 cm80 - 150 cm
Soil Water RegimeWet within 80 cm over 6 months, but not wet within 40 cm for over 11 monthWet within 80 cm over 6 months, but not wet within 40 cm for over 11 monthWet within 80 cm for 3 to 6 months, but not wet within 40 cm for over 1 monthWet within 80 cm for 3 to 6 months, but not wet within 40 cm for over 1 monthNot wet within 80 cm for over 3 months, nor wet within 40 cm for over 1 monthWet within 80 cm over 6 months, but not wet within 40 cm for over 11 monthWet within 80 cm for 3 to 6 months, but not wet within 40 cm for over 1 monthWet within 80 cm for 3 to 6 months, but not wet within 40 cm for over 1 monthWet within 80 cm for 3 to 6 months, but not wet within 40 cm for over 1 month Wet within 80 cm over 6 months, but not wet within 40 cm for over 11 month
Misc. Property      Vertic (cracks of more than 1 cm wide)    
Topsoil Properties
Gravel5 %4 %10 %10 %4 %5 %4 %4 %10 %10 %4 %
Sand47 %39 %42 %77 %19 %76 %19 %41 %23 %42 %39 %
Silt29 %40 %38 %14 %32 %13 %25 %37 %29 %38 %40 %
Clay24 %21 %20 %9 %49 %11 %56 %22 %48 %20 %21 %
USDA TextureLoamLoamLoamSandy loamClaySandy loamClayLoamClayLoamLoam
Reference Bulk Density1.39 g/cm³1.4 g/cm³1.41 g/cm³1.6 g/cm³1.24 g/cm³1.56 g/cm³1.22 g/cm³1.4 g/cm³1.25 g/cm³1.41 g/cm³1.4 g/cm³
Bulk Density1.54 g/cm³1.36 g/cm³1.3 g/cm³1.5 g/cm³1.27 g/cm³1.31 g/cm³1.56 g/cm³1.43 g/cm³1.28 g/cm³1.3 g/cm³1.36 g/cm³
Organic Carbon0.83 %0.86 %1.45 %0.7 %1.19 %0.79 %1.05 %0.74 %1.17 %1.45 %0.86 %
PH6.37.25.16.96.26.26.96.56.75.17.2
Clay Cation Exchange Capacity46 cmol kg⁻¹63 cmol kg⁻¹32 cmol kg⁻¹49 cmol kg⁻¹38 cmol kg⁻¹40 cmol kg⁻¹70 cmol kg⁻¹47 cmol kg⁻¹50 cmol kg⁻¹32 cmol kg⁻¹63 cmol kg⁻¹
Soil Cation Exchange Capacity16 cmol kg⁻¹16 cmol kg⁻¹12 cmol kg⁻¹7 cmol kg⁻¹24 cmol kg⁻¹7 cmol kg⁻¹43 cmol kg⁻¹13 cmol kg⁻¹27 cmol kg⁻¹12 cmol kg⁻¹16 cmol kg⁻¹
Base Saturation93 %91 %38 %91 %91 %71 %100 %91 %89 %38 %91 %
Total Exchangeable Bases14.9 cmol kg⁻¹16.9 cmol kg⁻¹4.3 cmol kg⁻¹6.7 cmol kg⁻¹22.7 cmol kg⁻¹7.1 cmol kg⁻¹40.9 cmol kg⁻¹11 cmol kg⁻¹22.1 cmol kg⁻¹4.3 cmol kg⁻¹16.9 cmol kg⁻¹
Calcium Carbonate0 %0.5 %0 %0.1 %0 %0 %0.2 %0 %0.1 %0 %0.5 %
Calcium Sulphate0 %0 %0 %0 %0 %0 %0 %0 %0 %0 %0 %
Exchangeable Sodium2 %2 %2 %2 %1 %3 %1 %1 %1 %2 %2 %
Electrical Conductivity0.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-1
Subsoil Properties
Gravel6 %7 %19 %20 %3 %8 %5 %3 %24 %19 %7 %
Sand39 %41 %45 %67 %21 %62 %18 %37 %26 %45 %41 %
Silt27 %38 %35 %16 %32 %15 %24 %34 %29 %35 %38 %
Clay34 %21 %20 %17 %47 %23 %58 %29 %45 %20 %21 %
USDA TextureClay loamLoamLoamSandy loamClaySandy clay loamClayClay loamClayLoamLoam
Reference Bulk Density1.33 g/cm³1.4 g/cm³1.42 g/cm³1.48 g/cm³1.24 g/cm³1.43 g/cm³1.21 g/cm³1.35 g/cm³1.26 g/cm³1.42 g/cm³1.4 g/cm³
Bulk Density1.65 g/cm³1.39 g/cm³1.36 g/cm³1.5 g/cm³1.39 g/cm³1.44 g/cm³1.6 g/cm³1.51 g/cm³1.35 g/cm³1.36 g/cm³1.39 g/cm³
Organic Carbon0.28 %0.38 %0.5 %0.4 %0.55 %0.41 %0.59 %0.36 %0.58 %0.5 %0.38 %
PH77.55.27.36.86.17.56.775.27.5
Clay Cation Exchange Capacity44 cmol kg⁻¹61 cmol kg⁻¹35 cmol kg⁻¹48 cmol kg⁻¹41 cmol kg⁻¹32 cmol kg⁻¹70 cmol kg⁻¹50 cmol kg⁻¹51 cmol kg⁻¹35 cmol kg⁻¹61 cmol kg⁻¹
Soil Cation Exchange Capacity16 cmol kg⁻¹14 cmol kg⁻¹9 cmol kg⁻¹8 cmol kg⁻¹20 cmol kg⁻¹12 cmol kg⁻¹42 cmol kg⁻¹14 cmol kg⁻¹25 cmol kg⁻¹9 cmol kg⁻¹14 cmol kg⁻¹
Base Saturation99 %96 %33 %91 %99 %77 %100 %93 %97 %33 %96 %
Total Exchangeable Bases15.9 cmol kg⁻¹15.2 cmol kg⁻¹2.6 cmol kg⁻¹9.3 cmol kg⁻¹18.2 cmol kg⁻¹8.9 cmol kg⁻¹44.2 cmol kg⁻¹13.1 cmol kg⁻¹25.9 cmol kg⁻¹2.6 cmol kg⁻¹15.2 cmol kg⁻¹
Calcium Carbonate0.4 %2.5 %0 %0.1 %0.2 %0 %0.8 %0 %0.3 %0 %2.5 %
Calcium Sulphate0 %0 %0 %0 %0 %0 %0 %0 %0 %0 %0 %
Exchangeable Sodium2 %3 %2 %2 %2 %3 %2 %1 %1 %2 %3 %
Electrical Conductivity0.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-10.1 dS m-1
Soil data provided by FAO/IIASA/ISRIC/ISSCAS/JRC, 2012. Harmonized World Soil Database (version 1.2). FAO, Rome, Italy and IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria.