Data Set Overview
|Data set||SAFARI 2000 Organic Soil Carbon and Nitrogen Data (Zinke et al.)|
|Project||SAFARI 2000 (S2K)|
|Time Period||1940-01-01 to 1984-12-31|
This data set contains a subset of the Worldwide Organic Soil Carbon and Nitrogen (Zinke et al. 1986) data set for southern Africa. The data were obtained from soil surveys by Zinke and soil survey literature. The main samples for laboratory analyses were collected at uniform soil increments and included bulk density determinations.&
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SAFARI 2000 (S2K): The SAFARI 2000 project was an international science initiative to study the linkages between land and atmosphere processes in the southern African region. In addition, SAFARI 2000 examined the relationship of biogenic, pyrogenic, and anthropogenic emissions and the consequences of their deposition to the functioning of the biogeophysical and biogeochemical systems of southern Africa. This initiative, which was conducted in 1999-2001, was built around a number of ongoing, already-funded activities by NASA, the international community, and African nations in the southern African region.
Project data set list for SAFARI 2000 (S2K).
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|Data File (Granule)||File Size||Dates|
|safari_zinke_soil.csv||7.8 KB||1940-01-01 - 1984-12-31|
|safari_zinke_soil.e00||39.7 KB||1940-01-01 - 1984-12-31|
|safari_zinke_soil_shp.tar||26.1 KB||1940-01-01 - 1984-12-31|
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