Soil Formation Collection
Earth Science Educational Materials
Geology Learning Activities
Illustrate how soils are formed from parent rocks and minerals.
- Includes 24 numbered specimens 1×1 to 1×2"
- 8 Rock forming minerals, 8 rocks from which soils are derived, 3 examples of mechanical agents, 2 examples of chemical agents, and 4 soil types
Recommended for all courses where soil formation and composition are studied, this set includes samples of the various rocks and minerals from which solid is derived, as well as the soils themselves. The set is housed in a compartmented collection box, and specimen list describes the specimens and their role in soil formation.