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SAFARI 2000 Organic Soil Carbon and Nitrogen Data (Zinke et al.)


DatasetSAFARI 2000 Organic Soil Carbon and Nitrogen Data (Zinke et al.)
Release date2002-04-25
Time period1940-01-01 to 1984-12-31

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Citations120082008Publications citing this dataset
Downloads932008-01-062017-11-23361 total files downloaded


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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Zinke, P.J., A.G. Stangenberger, W.M. Post, W.R. Emanuel, and J.S. Olson. 2002. SAFARI 2000 Organic Soil Carbon and Nitrogen Data (Zinke et al.). ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA.

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Data File (Granule)File SizeDates
safari_zinke_soil.csv 7.8KB 1940-01-01 to 1984-12-31
safari_zinke_soil.e00 39.7KB 1940-01-01 to 1984-12-31
safari_zinke_soil_shp.tar 26.1KB 1940-01-01 to 1984-12-31

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