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Original Data Basin Creation Date
2011-06-28 07:03:36
Original Data Basin Modified Date
2011-06-28 07:03:36

Summary

Soil maps for the State Soil Geographic Database (STATSGO) were developed by the NRCS. Detailed county-level soil survey data were generalized into state based coverages and each state edge-matched to form a seamless nation-wide database for soils. The mapping scale for STATSGO is 1:250,000 (with the exception of alaska, which is 1:1,000,000). The level of mapping is designed to be used for broad planning and management covering state, regional, and multi-state areas. STATSGO data are available for the conterminous U.S., Alaska, Hawaii, and Puerto Rico. This data layer was produced by extracting soil order attributes from the NRCS - STATSGO data layers for the 11 western states. Map types represent most prevalent soil order for each [...]

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RS/GIS Laboratory, Department of Geography and Earth Resources, Utah State University
Harvested on Fri May 23 09:39:01 MDT 2014 from Data Basin Service

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UniqueKey Data Basin 02f98e65b51e4cf48e4659a2adec1d9a

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