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Title: The Fame of Sharkey Clay

Author: Broadfoot, W. M.;

Date: 1962

Source: Forests and People 12(1):30, 40

Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)

Description: Sharkey clay is now important to the Southern forest industry because it supports so much of the hardwood resource-more than any other soil within the Mississippi Delta-and its extent will continue to make it important to Delta forestry.

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Broadfoot, W. M. 1962. The Fame of Sharkey Clay. Forests and People 12(1):30, 40.


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