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Soil Profile

Soil Profile

Soils develop into layers. These layers, called horizons, are usually seen along road cuts and other areas where a cross section of the soil is… read more

The Groundwater Connection

The Groundwater Connection

98% of the population in Pike County relies on groundwater for their drinking water source. Groundwater is water at one stage of the water (hydrologic)… read more

Soil. Earth. Dirt.

Soil. Earth. Dirt.

No matter what we call it, it’s the material that constitutes the outermost solid layer of the planet.  We build on it. We raise food… read more

Soil Types

Soil Types

There are over 70,000 different soil types around the globe with nearly 21,000 of these soils found in the United States. There are many characteristics… read more