Soil Survey Laboratory Characterization Database (SSLDB)
Entry ID: USDA0223

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Summary
Abstract: This is a nationally managed database of the Soil Survey
Laboratory (SSL), National Soil Survey Center, currently
containing analytical data for more than 20,000 pedons of U.S.
soils and about 1,100 pedons from other countries. Standard
morphological pedon descriptions are available for about 15,000
of these pedons. Partial data for pedons currently being
analyzed may be unavailable. Soil ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 18.64   S: 17.88   E: -65.45   W: -67.08

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1950-01-01
Stop Date: 1994-12-31
Quality National Cooperative Soil Survey methodology and Soil Survey
Investigators Report, No. 42, Natural Reosurces Conservation
Service, 1992. Analytical determinations were either made by
soil scientists or by analysts supervised by soil scientists.
Computer data handling techniques and calculations of primary
and derived data were developed by experienced SSL soil
scientists, competent in laboratory operations and computer
programming.
Originating Center
Data Center
National Soil Survey Center, National Resources Conservation Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://soils.usda.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: STEVEN L. BAIRD
Phone: 1-402-437-5131
Phone: 402-437-5131
Fax: (402) 437-5760
Fax: 1-402-437-5760
Email: sbaird at nssc.nrcs.usda.gov
Contact Address:
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
National Soil Survey Center
Federal Building, Room 152
Mailstop 41
100 Centennial Mall North
City: Lincoln
Province or State: NE
Postal Code: 68508-3866
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 1-402-437-5132
Phone: 402-437-5132
Fax: 1-402-437-5760
Fax: 402-437-5760
Email: ebenham at nssc.nrcs.usda.gov
Contact Address:
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
National Soil Survey Center
Federal Building, Room 152
Mailstop 41
100 Centennial Mall North
City: Lincoln
Province or State: NE
Postal Code: 68508-3866
Country: USA
Publications/References
ADDITIONAL REFERENCES:

None.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-09-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-09-19
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