LBA/South American Data -- Soils Map of Brazil
Entry ID: EOSWEBSTER_LBA_SA_BrazilSoilMap

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Summary
Abstract: The Soil Map of Brazil is a digital version of the MAPA DE SOLOS DO BRASIL (EMBRAPA, 1981) which was digitized at the U.S. Geological Survey's EROS Data Center, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, in 1992. Three classification maps are available: a 249-class detailed soil classification, a 70-class generalized classification, and a 19-class generalized classification. Soil classes within the major soil ... View entire text
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terrestrial ecosystem research data via a web-based search, subset and
order system.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 5.5   S: -34.0   E: -30.0   W: -74.0

Parent DIF
This data set description is a member of a collection. The collection is described in
EOSWEBSTER_LBA_SA

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1981-01-01
Stop Date: 1981-12-31
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: .0083 deg
Longitude Resolution: .0083 deg
Ancillary Keywords
Data Center
EOS-EARTHDATA, Complex Systems Research Center, Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans, and Space, Univ. of New Hampshire Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://eos-earthdata.sr.unh.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: EARTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH CENTER
Phone: 1-603-862-3785
Fax: 603-862-0188
Email: eosearthdatasupport at foghorn.sr.unh.edu
Contact Address:
Complex Systems Research Center
Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans, and Space
Morse Hall
University of New Hampshire
City: Durham
Province or State: New Hampshire
Postal Code: 03824
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 603-862-1792
Fax: 603-862-0188
Email: shannon.spencer at unh.edu
Contact Address:
Complex Systems Research Center
Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans, and Space
Morse Hall
University of New Hampshire
City: Durham
Province or State: New Hampshire
Postal Code: 03824
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Woods Hole Research Center Website: http://terra.whrc.org/science/tropfor/setLBA.htm.

The original map was prepared by:
Ministrio da Agricultura, Instituto Brasileiro de Desenvolvimento Florestal, Secretria de Planejamento e Coordenao da Presidncia da Republica, Fundao Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatstica - IBGE Coordinated and planned by M.N. Camargo and executed together with J. Olmos I.L., F. Palmieri, T.E. Rodrigues, P.K.T. Jacomine, E.P. Mothci, R.O. Potter, A.P. de Carvalho, M.J. Rauen, H.G. dos Santos, S.C.P. Pessoa, J.A.M. do Amaral.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-07-11
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-08-09
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