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Table 1 Physico-chemical parameters observed in the soil samples collected from both Concentrator and Crystallizer ponds of coastal solar saltern

From: Phylogenetic diversity of actinomycetes cultured from coastal multipond solar saltern in Tuticorin, India

Parameters Values (ppm)*
Concentrator Pond Crystallizer Pond
pH* 8.15 8.27
EC (dSm-1)* 12.75 12.92
T. Sodium 3340 3840
T. Nitrogen 140 130
T. Phosphorus 240 240
T. Potassium 460 460
Organic C 1500 1200
Fe 35.44 28.88
Mn 11.16 15.44
Zn 23.8 4.44
Cu 1.5 1.3
  1. *Values are in ppm except for pH and EC.