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Global Organic Soil Carbon and Nitrogen (Zinke et al.)

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Data setGlobal Organic Soil Carbon and Nitrogen (Zinke et al.)
Release date1998-11-10
ProjectSoil Collections
Time Period1940-01-01 to 1986-12-31


A compilation of worldwide soil carbon and nitrogen data for more than 3500 soil profiles.


Data set reference document


Zinke, P.J., A.G. Stangenberger, W.M. Post, W.R. Emanuel, and J.S. Olson. 1998. Global Organic Soil Carbon and Nitrogen (Zinke et al.) . ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA.
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Soil Collections: The ORNL DAAC compiles, archives, and distributes data on the physical and chemical properties of soils. The data are gridded at spatial scales ranging from regional to global.

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  • zinke_readme.pdf
  • zinke_readme.txt
  • zinke_soil.pdf

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Data File (Granule)File SizeDates
zinke_shapefile.tar.gz 107.6 KB 1940-01-01 - 1986-12-31
zinke_soil.e00.gz 113.2 KB 1940-01-01 - 1986-12-31
zinke_soil.txt 333.6 KB 1940-01-01 - 1986-12-31


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