Soils in India
Factors affecting soil formation
TYPES OF SOILS
Red & Yellow Soils
Forest and Mountain Soils
Saline and Alkaline Soils
Peaty and Marshy Soils
The erosion caused by water can be classified as follows.
4) Gully Erosion occurs when the volume of water increases in the slopes, Rill erosion enlarges into Gully which result in Ravines
5) Slip Erosion is caused by landslides thus damaging the fields in the foothills.
Measures For Soil Conservation: