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December 15, 2007

Rhode Island Climate Change

Filed under: Rhode Island — John Banta @ 7:37 pm

The Union of Concerned Scientists has posted climate change information for the state of Rhode Island at: http://www.climatechoices.org/assets/documents/climatechoices/rhode-island_necia.pdf

Rhode Island

Filed under: Rhode Island — Tags: — John Banta @ 5:03 pm

Regions containing expansive clay soil in this state are rare. If you have concerns consult an experienced geologist.

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Adapted from the “Swelling Clays Map Of The Conterminous United States” by W.W. Olive, A.F. Chleborad, C.W. Frahme, Julius Schlocker, R.R. Schneider, and R.L Shuster; 1989

MAP LEGEND
Red Unit contains abundant clay having high swelling potential
Blue Part of unit (generally less than 50%) consists of clay having high swelling potential
Orange    Unit contains abundant clay having slight to moderate swelling potential
Green Part of unit (generally less than 50%) consists of clay having slight to moderate swelling potential
Brown Unit contains little or no swelling clay
Yellow Data insufficient to indicate clay content of unit and/or swelling potential of clay (Shown in westernmost states only)

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