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TableĀ 2 K-factor determined from soil organic matter and texture analysis data of Gelda catchment using Stone and Hilborn (2012) technique

From: Implications of land use/cover dynamics on soil erosion potential of agricultural watershed, northwestern highlands of Ethiopia

No Soil type Particle size (%) Textural classes SOM (%) K-factor
Sand Clay Silt
1 Dystric Gleysol 34.6 41.7 23.8 Clay 2.6 0.21
2 Dystric Nitisol 28.3 35.7 36.0 Clay loam 2.8 0.28
3 Eutric Nitisol 48.3 29.7 22.0 Silty clay loam 3.5 0.30
4 Orthic Luvisol 52.0 16.0 32.0 Loam 2.8 0.20
5 Eutric Regosol 33.0 25.0 42.0 Loam 2.6 0.20