What Makes up Soil?

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Soil, the outermost part of our planet, is made of various organic matter. This includes minerals, nutrients, and both living and dead organisms.
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By enriching it with nutrients.
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When water gets into the soil, it pours into pores. Pores are spaces in the soil that come in different sizes. The bigger the pore, the more water it holds.
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Soil is made of organic matter, water, air and mineral matter. This means it is mostly tiny bits of stuff that used to be or still is alive, rock bits, water and air. You can find more information here: http://www.epa.gov/gmpo/edresources/soil.html
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