2014 Site 3 Summary Information
ӯ Mode Median s s2 Min. Max. Range n s/√n
Chemical Tests
Salts Ca (ppm) 391.67 150 250 302.89 9,742.35 150 1000 850 12 87.44
K (ppm) 8.33 0 0 19.46 378.96 0 50 50 12 5.62
Cl (ppm) 145.83 50 50 270.07 72,937.80 50 1,000 950 12 77.96
Fe (ppm) 17.29 7.5 8.75 16.94 286.96 2.5 62.5 60 12 4.89
Al (ppm) 55.9 80 80 36.6 1339.56 5 102.5 97.5 12 10.57
Mg (ppm) 8.75 10 10 2.26 5.11 5 10 5 12 0.65
Mn (ppm) 3.08 0 2.5 3.75 14.06 0 1 12 12 1.08
Inorganic Nutrients P (ppm) 26.46 37.5 31.25 14.78 218.45 5 50 45 12 4.27
Nitrite (ppm) 3.17 1 1 6.61 43.69 1 25 24 12 1.91
Nitrate (ppm) 20.42 5 10 26.41 697.49 5 75 70 12 7.62
Ammonia (ppm) 5 5 5 0 0 5 5 0 12 0
Sulfur (ppm) 54.17 50 50 31.68 1,003.62 0 100 100 12 9.15
soil pH 5.73 5.2 5.25 1.2 1.44 4.2 8.2 4 12 0.35
Soil Texture
% Sand 18.96 0 13.5 20.48 419.43 0 47.1 47.1 12 5.91
% Silt 78.98 50,100 85.7 21.14 447.32 50 100 50 12 6.11
% Clay 2.06 0 22.85 1.55 2.4 0 3.6 3.6 12 0.45
Microbes 
Heterotrophic Bacteria (#/cc soil) 6.77E+05 7.00E+05 7.00E+01 5.44E+06 2.96E+00 1.20E+05 1.50E+07 1.49E+07 12.00 1,571,585.69
Fungi Yeast (#/cc soil) 2.42E+04 2.00E+04 2.00E+04 2.67E+04 7.12E+08 2.00E+03 1.00E+05 9.80E+04 12 7701.67
Molds (#/cc soil) 2.00E+04 4.00E+04 1.00E+04 1.83E+04 3.35E+08 2.00E+03 5.00E+04 4.80E+04 12 5,287.21
Combined (#/cc soil) 4.78E+04 all 4.00E+04 4.04E+04 1.63E+09 4.00E+04 1.40E+05 1.00E+05 12.00 11,652.05
Algae (# / mm2) 1.06 all 1.035 0.61 0.37 0.43 2.45 2.02 12 0.18
Protozoa (#/g soil) 1,299,558.50 all 1,089,223 1,138,823 1.30E+12 16,418 4,113,268 4,096,850 12 328,749.92
Invertibrates
Earthworms (#/ m2 soil) 17 all 18 13.22 174.78 0 32 32 4 6.61
Arthropods Araneida  10 all 10 9.52 90.63 0 20 20 4 4.76
 Acarina  3 0 2 3.83 14.67 0 8 8 4 1.92
Chilopoda  2 all 52 23.89 570.73 20 76 56 4 11.95
Coleoptera  5 0 2 7.57 57.3 0 16 16 4 3.89
Diplopoda  2 4 2 2.31 5.34 0 4 4 4 1.16
Demaptera 1 0 0 2 4 0 4 4 4 1
Homoptera 5 4 4 5.03 2.33E+01 0 12 12 4 2.52
Hymenoptera 151 all 68 205.7 42053.7 12 456 444 4 102.54
Isopoda  4 0 0 8 64 0 16 16 4 4
Isoptera  10 all 10 8.34 69.56 0 20 20 4 4.17
Lepidoptera  16 all 6 24.22 586.61 0 52 52 4 12.11
Plants % of total population
Rhododendron 77.36%
English Ivy 4.87%
Garlic Mustard 4.30%
New York Fern 2.01%
Peri Winkle 1.72%
American Beech 1.43%
Hog peanut 1.15%
Paw Paw 1.15%
Marsh Smartweed 0.86%
Spice Brush 0.86%
Pinxter-Flower 0.57%
Sour Beech 0.57%
Sour Wood 0.29%
Kudzu 0.29%