How to use Silty in a sentence
Sometimes in silty river beds they are sunk ioo ft.
As the Red river valley is the bed of the extinct Lake Agassiz, its soil is composed of the fine detritus and silty deposits carried into the lake by its tributaries.
The pinnacles are covered with life, from the kelp canopy at the top down to the burrowing anemones on the silty bottom.
The fish was taken from a silty patch at 30 yards on a Perfection Groundbaits bloodworm pop-up over the bloodworm pellets.
The climate is widely variable, encompassing both high rainfall and arid dessert, while soils are silty loam.Advertisement
This feature measured up to 0.16m in width x 0.21m in depth with a brown silty clay backfill.
This consisted of a dark greyish-brown silty clay with inclusions of gravel.
In a well near the middle of the Eastern Depocentre, the unit comprises mostly silty claystone, with sandstones up to 5m thick.
Above is  a friable silty loam (2.5yr 2.5/3 very dusky red) containing large pebbles.
The principle crop on his 450 acres of mainly silty, heavy loam is 320 acres of winter wheat.Advertisement
Fill of grave comprised brown silty clay with very occasional small flint pebbles.
The sandstone plateau around the hills gives rise to red, silty, loam soils over silty, loam soils over silty clays.
She still lies exactly as she sank, upright and mainly intact, but, like all the harbor wrecks, very silty.
This material is course slightly silty sand, containing a high proportion of shells.
The down side is that the area around Lyme Bay is quite silty.Advertisement
We did a long dive, but there was nothing much to see, and the water was fairly silty.
The clay samples form the other four locations can be regarded as too silty.
An example of this two way transfer comes from an experiment on a silty clay loam soil (pH 7.0) at Rothamsted.
C1000 was allocated to the very dark gray silty clay topsoil covering the trench.
These flat stones were recorded within a matrix of very mixed brown silty clay.Advertisement
First, a partially burnt reddish silty sand containing charcoal fragments appears to have been thrown into the base of the pit.
The sandstone plateau around the hills gives rise to red, silty, loam soils over silty clays.
The silty layer was removed revealing another demolition layer.