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The Soil and Terrain Database for northeastern Africa
Entry ID: SOIL_TERRAIN_DATABASE_NE_AFRICA


Summary
Abstract: The Soil and Terrain Database for Northeastern Africa contains land
resource information on soils, physiography, geology and vegetation
for the following ten countries: Burundi, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea,
Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda,Somalia, Sudanand Uganda. The information is
accessible with an easy-to-use viewer program and is also stored in
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 33.0   S: 0.0   E: 52.0   W: 15.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Land and Water Digital Media Series no. 2, The Soil and Terrain Database for Northeastern Africa
Dataset Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Issue Identification: ISBN 92-5-104078-8
Online Resource: http://www.fao.org/ag/agl/lwdms.htm#cd2
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1998-01-01
Stop Date: 1998-12-31
Quality unknown
Access Constraints none
Data Center
World Data Center for Soils, ISRIC - World Soil Information, Wageningen Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.isric.org

Data Center Personnel
Name: VINCENT VAN ENGELEN
Phone: +31-317-483735
Fax: + 31 317 471700
Email: vincent.vanengelen at wur.nl
Contact Address:
ISRIC World Soil Information
P.O. Box 353
City: Wageningen
Postal Code: 6700 AJ
Country: NETHERLANDS
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Distribution
Distribution Media: CD-ROM
Distribution Format: vector Arc/Info export format
Fees: US $40
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: land-and-water at fao.org
Contact Address:
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
City: Rome
Postal Code: 0100
Country: ITALY
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-12-12
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24


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