Soil property estimates for Tunisia derived from SOTER and WISE (SOTWIS-Tunisia, ver. 1.0)
Entry ID: SOTWIS_Tunisia

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Summary
Abstract: This datasets describes a harmonized set of soil property estimates for Tunisia. It has been derived from the 1:1 million scale Soil and Terrain Database for the country (SOTER_TN, ver. 1.0) and the ISRIC-WISE soil profile database, using standardized taxonomy-based pedotransfer (taxotransfer) procedures.

The land surface of Tunisia, covering some 164,150 km2, has been characterized in SOTER_TN ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 37.4   S: 30.2   E: 11.6   W: 7.5
Min Altitude: -17 Max Altitude: 1545

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Niels H. Batjes
Dataset Title: Soil property estimates for Tunisia derived from SOTER and WISE (SOTWIS-Tunisia, ver. 1.0)
Dataset Series Name: SOTWIS
Dataset Release Date: 20100131
Dataset Release Place: Wageningen
Dataset Publisher: ISRIC - World Soil Information
Version: ver. 1.0
Data Presentation Form: ArcGis 9.x and MSAccess tables (zipped)
Other Citation Details: http://www.isric.org/isric/Webdocs/Docs/ISRIC_Report_2010_01.pdf
Online Resource: http://www.isric.org/sites/all/modules/pubdlcnt/pubdlcnt.php?file=h...
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1963-01-01
Stop Date: 2004-12-31
Data Resolution
Horizontal Resolution Range: 10 km - < 50 km or approximately .09 degree - < .5 degree
Quality The data set's lineage is described in:

Batjes NH 2010. Soil property estimates for Tunisia derived from SOTER and WISE (SOTWIS-Tunisia, ver. 1.0). Report 2010/01, ISRIC – World Soil Information, Wageningen (41 p. with data set)
(http://www.isric.org/isric/Webdocs/Docs/ISRIC_Report_2010_01.pdf)
Access Constraints ISRIC kindly requests that you send us two reprints of any publication that uses data received from ISRIC - World Soil Information. This will help us to determine the type and level of use of the data we distribute.
Use Constraints Materials developed by ISRIC are copyrighted, all rights reserved. Reproduction and dissemination of such materials for educational or non-commercial purposes are authorized without any prior written permission from the copyright holders provided the source is fully acknowledged. Reproduction of materials for resale or other commercial purposes is prohibited without prior written permission of the ... View entire text
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
World Data Center for Soils, ISRIC - World Soil Information, Wageningen Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.isric.org
Dataset ID: SOTWIS-Tunisia

Data Center Personnel
Name: NIELS H. BATJES
Phone: +31-317-483735
Email: niels.batjes at wur.nl
Contact Address:
ISRIC - World Soil Information (World Data Center for Soils)
P.O. Box 353
City: Wageningen
Postal Code: 6700 AJ
Country: The Netherlands
Distribution
Distribution Media: zip files, on-line
Distribution Size: 4 MB zipped, 14 MB unzipped
Fees: n/a
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +31-317-483735
Email: niels.batjes at wur.nl
Contact Address:
ISRIC - World Soil Information (World Data Center for Soils)
P.O. Box 353
City: Wageningen
Postal Code: 6700 AJ
Country: The Netherlands
Publications/References
1) Batjes NH 2010. Soil property estimates for Tunisia derived from SOTER and WISE (SOTWIS-Tunisia, ver. 1.0). Report 2010/01, ISRIC – World Soil Information, Wageningen (41p. with data set) (http://www.isric.org/isric/Webdocs/Docs/ISRIC_Report_2010_01.pdf)

2) Dijkshoorn JA, van Engelen VWP and Huting JRM 2008. Soil and landform properties for LADA partner countries (Argentina, China, Cuba, Senegal and The Gambia, South Africa and Tunisia), ISRIC Report 2008/06, FAO, Rome, and ISRIC - World Soil Information, Wageningen (28 p. with dataset) (http://www.isric.org/isric/Webdocs/Docs/ISRIC_Report_2008_06.pdf)
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-02-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-10-09
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