[Parameters: Topic='LAND SURFACE', Term='TOPOGRAPHY', Variable_Level_1='LANDFORMS']
BOREAS REGIONAL SOILS DATA IN RASTER FORMAT AND AEAC PROJECTIONEntry ID: BOREAS_REGSOILR
Abstract: This data set was gridded by BORIS staff from a vector data set received from Canadian Soil Information System (CanSIS). The original data came in two parts that covered Saskatchewan and Manitoba. The data were gridded and merged into one data set of 84 files covering the BOReal Ecosystem-Atmosphere Study (BOREAS) region. The data were gridded into the Albers Equal-Area Conic (AEAC) projection. Because the mapping of the two provinces was done separately in the original vector data, there may be discontinuities in some of the soil layers because of different interpretations of certain soil properties.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: KNAPP, D.E.MONETTE, B.
Dataset Title: BOREAS REGIONAL SOILS DATA IN RASTER FORMAT AND AEAC PROJECTION
Dataset Release Date: 1999
Dataset Release Place: Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U.S.A.
Dataset Publisher: Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center
Data Presentation Form: Online Files
Dataset DOI: doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/285Online Resource: http://mercury.ornl.gov/ornldaac/send/query?term2=285&term2attribut...
Start Date: 1991-01-01Stop Date: 1991-12-31
Data Set Progress
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (301) 286-1424
Fax: (301) 286-0239
Email: David.Knapp at gsfc.nasa.gov
NASA/GSFC Code 923
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (865) 574-7447
Email: uso at daac.ornl.gov
ORNL DAAC User Services Office Oak Ridge National Laboratory
City: Oak Ridge
Province or State: TN
Postal Code: 37831-6407
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-01-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-01-23