Soils - Sand, Silt and Clay
View a soil profile and learn about soil layers and their formation. Discuss the differences in particle size of sand, silt, and clay. Then get your hands dirty by texturing soil samples to feel the difference. Classify each sample using a textural triangle.
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For current program rates, see the Waukesha County Environmental Education School Guide
Duration: 60 minutes
Offered: School Year
Location options: At School Program, Retzer Nature Center
Grade 9-12 program listing