San Diego y La Barra National Park

Location:El Salvador
Area:5,612 acres (2,271 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
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Ecoregions

Central American dry forests

Soils

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Protected Area Boundary
 A
  
Share70 %15 %15 %
Soil TypeMollic AndosolsEutric CambisolsDystric Cambisols
Topsoil TextureCoarseMediumMedium
Reference Depth100 cm100 cm100 cm
DrainageWellModerately wellModerately well
Available Water Capacity150 m150 m150 m
Topsoil Properties
Gravel1 %1 %1 %
Sand81 %45 %43 %
Silt14 %31 %33 %
Clay5 %24 %24 %
USDA TextureLoamy sandLoamLoam
Reference Bulk Density1.68 g/cm³1.38 g/cm³1.38 g/cm³
Bulk Density0.82 g/cm³1.38 g/cm³1.3 g/cm³
Organic Carbon1.27 %0.87 %1.27 %
PH5.96.65.1
Clay Cation Exchange Capacity136 cmol kg⁻¹50 cmol kg⁻¹31 cmol kg⁻¹
Soil Cation Exchange Capacity12 cmol kg⁻¹15 cmol kg⁻¹12 cmol kg⁻¹
Base Saturation77 %91 %31 %
Total Exchangeable Bases9.2 cmol kg⁻¹13.7 cmol kg⁻¹3.7 cmol kg⁻¹
Calcium Carbonate0.1 %0.3 %0 %
Calcium Sulphate0 %0.1 %0 %
Exchangeable Sodium1 %2 %1 %
Electrical Conductivity0 dS m-10.1 dS m-10 dS m-1
Subsoil Properties
Gravel1 %1 %1 %
Sand54 %43 %45 %
Silt26 %30 %31 %
Clay20 %27 %24 %
USDA TextureSandy clay loamClay loamLoam
Reference Bulk Density1.43 g/cm³1.36 g/cm³1.38 g/cm³
Bulk Density0.79 g/cm³1.39 g/cm³1.37 g/cm³
Organic Carbon0.74 %0.34 %0.4 %
PH6.775.1
Clay Cation Exchange Capacity81 cmol kg⁻¹52 cmol kg⁻¹32 cmol kg⁻¹
Soil Cation Exchange Capacity14 cmol kg⁻¹15 cmol kg⁻¹9 cmol kg⁻¹
Base Saturation81 %94 %34 %
Total Exchangeable Bases11.3 cmol kg⁻¹14.1 cmol kg⁻¹3.1 cmol kg⁻¹
Calcium Carbonate0.5 %0.4 %0 %
Calcium Sulphate0.1 %0.1 %0 %
Exchangeable Sodium2 %2 %2 %
Electrical Conductivity0.1 dS m-10.2 dS m-10 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.