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Climate and soil

The location of climates:

Examples of climate and location - the Hadley Cell - broad atmospheric circulation

Soil orders and processes as they relate to climate

Example of a soil from a Tropical Rainforest (Af) climate

Oxisol - tropical rainforest soils - very fragile and infertile

Example of a soil from a Desert/Dry (Bwh) climate

Aridosol - fertile soils of the Western US desert, arid grass, brush