9°5´59" east longitude, 52°37´46" north latitiude [ map ]
Glissen, Germany, Europa
Geological relevance of location
Podsol (FAO Haplic Podsol) occurs extensively on base-poor sand in cool or cold, relatively humid regions. They are characterized by eluviation, as well as precipitation of Fe and Al organic complexes.
Classification of the earth
Dr. Herbert Sponagel,
Geological Survey of Lower Saxony,