Overview

layers of soil showing different soil compositions
PDT-SoilSc-09

Soil Genesis

6 CEHs for Wetland and Soil Scientists, 1.5 CEUs for Surveyors
6 CEUs for Foresters
Also approved by NEIWPCC, on behalf of MassDEP, for 6 TCHs for MA Title 5 Soil Evaluator renewal or activation. Auth. # T516-0023

Soil Genesis is a foundation workshop for NH Soil Scientist certification courses. Topics covered include soil formation and the factors that impact the development of soil morphology, weathering, illuviation, podsolization, reduction/oxidation reactions (REDOX), erosion/deposition, and hydrologic environments. Soil orders and soil description methods will also be reviewed. Dress appropriately for field work in case there is an opportunity to observe examples of the processes discussed.

Travel & Site Information

PDT-SoilSc-09

Soil Genesis

Granite State College
25 Hall Street
Concord, NH 03301

Instructor Bios

PDT-SoilSc-09

Soil Genesis

  • Thomas Peragallo

    Thomas Peragallo is a Certified Soil Scientist and Wetland Scientist with 39 years’ experience, including 12 years with the NRCS, authoring the Soil Surveys of Middlesex, Norfolk and Suffolk counties Massachusetts, and 24 years as a private consultant. He has worked throughout New England and is currently employed with LEC Environmental Consultants, Inc., leading their New Hampshire office. Tom is a co-chair of the New England Hydric Soil Technical Committee and chairs the NH Board of Natural Scientists.

9:30am - 4:30pm
Wellington Park/Converse Meadow Conservation
Thomas Peragallo
$175.00
6.5
USNH Tuition Waiver Discount
PDT - 10% Alumni Discount
0.6
PDT-SoilSc-09
218115
9:30am - 4:00pm
Thomas Peragallo
$175.00
6
USNH Tuition Waiver Discount
PDT - 10% Alumni Discount
0.6
PDT-SoilSc-09
219064