Introduction to pictures of types of soil
Soil is the thin layer on the surface of the Earth on which plants have their roots.
Soil is made up of weathered rock particles, decayed plant material, and animal matter. Soil also contains microbes. Generally formation of soil formation takes long time. Based on the size of particles present soil is and composition of particles soil is classified into various types.
Depending on the composition of humus, organic matter and the underlying bedrock in the soil they can also be classified as acidic and alkaline types. We can see the different types of soil in the following pictures.
Pictures of types of soil