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Africa FAO Irrigable Soil Classes (GIS Coverage)
Entry ID: NBId0017_101

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Summary
Abstract: The African Irrigable Soils dataset is part of the FAO Irrigation and Water Resource Potential for Africa. The base map used was the UNESCO/FAO Soil Map of the World (1977), scale 1:5000000 and Miller Oblated Stereographic projection. All sources were re-registered to the basemap by comparing known features on the basemap and the source maps. The digitizing was done with a spatial resolution of ... View entire text
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Description: Search and access the data from the UNEP Environmental Data Explorer.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 40.0   S: -45.0   E: 60.0   W: -30.0

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Access Constraints Public
Originating Center
Data Center
Division of Early Warning and Assessment, United Nations Environmental Program

Data Center Personnel
Name: JOHANNES AKIWUMI
Phone: (+254-20) 7624214
Fax: (+254-20) 7624315
Email: Johannes.Akiwumi at unep.org
Contact Address:
Head, Data and Information Management Section
Division of Early Warning and Assessment (DEWA)
United Nations Environment Programme
P. O. Box 30552
City: Nairobi
Postal Code: 00100
Country: Kenya
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (+254-20) 7624214
Fax: (+254-20) 7624315
Email: Johannes.Akiwumi at unep.org
Contact Address:
Head, Data and Information Management Section
Division of Early Warning and Assessment (DEWA)
United Nations Environment Programme
P. O. Box 30552
City: Nairobi
Postal Code: 00100
Country: Kenya
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-05-20
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