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  1. Vol. 33 No. 4, p. 634-635
    Received: Feb 24, 1969
    Accepted: Apr 14, 1969

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Entrapped Soil Air in a Field Site1

  1. Dale E. Garner,
  2. John K. Donaldson and
  3. George S. Taylor2



Soil air was entrapped at 50–100 cm of water pressure in a wooded field site due to infiltrating water. The air was expelled through piezometer tubes for 2 or 3 months following spring rainfall. Seven additional sites did not exhibit this phenomenon, which appears to be caused by a favorable combination of soil and vegetative factors.

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