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Illinois Soil Associations Map (500K)

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Abstract: Soil Associations in Illinois, from the General Soil Map of Illinois
(Fehrenbacher, 1982). Created in 1984 by ESRI. A soil association is a group of
related soil series that generally occur in a characteristic pattern of
landscapes that have identifiable topographic features, slopes, and parent
materials. The General Soil Map of Illinois (scale 1:500,000) identifies the
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Caption:  Illinois Soil Associations Map (500K)
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 42.5   S: 36.95   E: -87.02   W: -91.58

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Illinois State Geological Survey
Dataset Title: Illinois Soil Associations Map (500K)
Dataset Series Name: ISGS GIS Database
Dataset Release Date: 1984
Dataset Release Place: Champaign, Illinois
Dataset Publisher: Illinois State Geological Survey
Version: 1.0
Issue Identification: soilassoc
Data Presentation Form: map
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1984-01-01
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-02-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18
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