Black earth

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Black earth (disambiguation))
Jump to: navigation, search

Black earth, Black land or Dark earth may refer to:


Soil science[edit]

  • Original meaning of chernozem, a type of humus-rich soil
  • Translation of Portuguese Terra preta, or terra prêta do índio, very dark soils found in the Amazon Basin


  • Identification of Italian Terramare, a technology complex of north Italy
  • Dark earth, a British archaeological horizon
  • Black Earth also refers to the Archaeology site at Carrier Mills, Illinois that was discovered before the stip mining.



See also[edit]