Kleinformen von Strukturböden in den Hochlagen des Bayerischen Waldes

Ulrich Hauner
This is the first description of recently developed Erdknospen (soil buds) and Texturböden (structured soils) from the upper zones of a medium hight mountainous region in Germany. Investigations of their form, their substratum and the frost effects give evidence of their genesis as sorted polygons. The most important aspect is that of the present conditions for the further development and the preservation of these miniature forms. The swelling up of the thixotropic substratum due to...