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Old 01-16-2006, 12:14 PM
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which type of soil is best for water retention
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Well first, what do you mean by retenation? Second, what is your hypothesis?
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I believe she means what soil hold water better.
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If so, then research soils and see which brand has a greater density. That may have something to do with it.
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put soil in fermiable cups and pour water on top and measure how much somes out?
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Yes, but I believe you meant "permeable" and couldn't you just poke holes into the cups. Make sure that the units that you measure the water in are metric units.
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yeah, but i think already holed things.. like fabric would be better.
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