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Global 1-km Gridded Thickness of Soil, Regolith, and Sedimentary Deposit Layers

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DOIhttps://doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1304
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Release Date2016-02-03
Usage1529 downloads
Citations1 publication cited this dataset

Description

This data set provides high-resolution estimates of the thickness of the permeable layers above bedrock (soil, regolith, and sedimentary deposits) within a global 30-arcsecond (~1-km) grid using the best available data for topography, climate, and geology as input. These data are modeled to represent estimated thicknesses by landform type for the geological present.

Science Keywords

  • LAND SURFACE
  • EROSION/SEDIMENTATION
  • STRATIGRAPHIC SEQUENCE
  • LAND SURFACE
  • TOPOGRAPHY
  • TERRAIN ELEVATION
  • DIGITAL ELEVATION/TERRAIN MODEL (DEM)
  • LAND SURFACE
  • SOILS
  • SOIL DEPTH
  • LAND SURFACE
  • EROSION/SEDIMENTATION
  • SEDIMENTS

Citation

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Pelletier, J.D., P.D. Broxton, P. Hazenberg, X. Zeng, P.A. Troch, G. Niu, Z.C. Williams, M.A. Brunke, and D. Gochis. 2016. Global 1-km Gridded Thickness of Soil, Regolith, and Sedimentary Deposit Layers. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA. https://doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/1304

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Data File (Granule)SizeDates
average_soil_and_sedimentary-deposit_thickness.tif 73.1MB 1900-01-01 to 2015-12-31
hill-slope_valley-bottom.tif 522.6MB 1900-01-01 to 2015-12-31
land_cover_mask.tif 15.7MB 1900-01-01 to 2015-12-31
upland_hill-slope_regolith_thickness.tif 86.0MB 1900-01-01 to 2015-12-31
upland_hill-slope_soil_thickness.tif 217.7MB 1900-01-01 to 2015-12-31
upland_valley-bottom_and_lowland_sedimentary_deposit_thickness.tif 118.0MB 1900-01-01 to 2015-12-31

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  • Global_Soil_Regolith_Sediment.pdf

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