Soil property estimates for the Upper Tana river catchment, Kenya, derived from SOTER and WISE (ver. 1.1)
Entry ID: SOTWIS_Upper_Tana_Kenya

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Summary
Abstract: This data set describes a harmonized set of soil property estimates for the Upper Tana river catchment, Kenya. The data set was derived from the 1:250 000 scale Soil and Terrain Database for the Upper Tana (SOTER_UT, ver. 1.1; Dijkshoorn et al. 2011) and the ISRIC-WISE soil profile database, using standardized taxonomy-based pedotransfer (taxotransfer) procedures.

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Caption:  Main FAO soil groupings for the Upper Tana river catchment, Kenya
 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 0.32   S: -1.17   E: 37.91   W: 37.46
Min Altitude: 400 Max Altitude: 4500

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Niels H. Batjes
Dataset Title: Soil property estimates for the Upper Tana river catchment, Kenya, derived from SOTER and WISE (ver. 1.1)
Dataset Release Date: 20110215
Dataset Release Place: Wageningen
Dataset Publisher: ISRIC - World Soil Information
Version: ver. 1.1
Data Presentation Form: ArcGis 9.x and MSAccess tables (zipped)
Other Citation Details: http://www.isric.org/isric/webdocs/docs/ISRIC_Report_2010_07b.pdf
Online Resource: http://www.isric.org/sites/all/modules/pubdlcnt/pubdlcnt.php?file=h...
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1975-01-01
Stop Date: 2010-04-01
Quality The data set's lineage is described in:

1) Batjes NH 2011. Soil property estimates for the Upper Tana river catchment, Kenya, derived from SOTER and WISE (ver. 1.1). Report 2010/07b, ISRIC ??? World Soil Information, Wageningen (41p. with data set) (http://www.isric.org/isric/webdocs/docs/ISRIC_Report_2010_07.pdf)

2) Dijkshoorn JA, Macharia P, Huting J, Maingi P and Njoroge C 2011. Soil and and terrain conditions for the Upper Tana river catchment, Kenya (ver. 1.1). Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI) and ISRIC ??? World Soil Information, Wageningen (http://www.isric.org/isric/webdocs/docs/ISRIC_Report_2010_09b.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
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Data Center
World Data Center for Soils, ISRIC - World Soil Information, Wageningen Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.isric.org
Dataset ID: ISRIC_Upper_Tana_Kenya

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: Download Zip file
Distribution Size: 2.5 MB zipped
Distribution Format: Argis 9.x and MS-Access
Fees: n/a
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: DIF AUTHOR
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 2011. Soil property estimates for the Upper Tana river catchment, Kenya, derived from SOTER and WISE (ver. 1.1). Report 2010/07b, ISRIC ??? World Soil Information, Wageningen (vi + 37 p. with data set)(http://www.isric.org/isric/webdocs/docs/ISRIC_Report_2010_07b.pdf)

2) Dijkshoorn JA, Macharia P, Huting J, Maingi P and Njoroge C 2011. Soil and and terrain conditions for the Upper ... View entire text
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-09-13
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-10-09
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