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ready ASLS - Land Surface classifiers

Abbreviation: land-surface

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Machine-readable representation of the classifiers described in chapter 7 Land Surface, by R.C. McDonald, R.F. Isbell and J.G. Speight, in Australian soil and land survey field handbook (3rd edn). Land surface is concerned mainly with surface phenomena affecting land use and soil development that have traditionally been noted at the point of soil observation. The data was converted from the print representation to this linked-data form by Linda Gregory and Simon J D Cox.


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Created in 2009

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How to cite this record land-surface; ASLS - Land Surface classifiers; DOI:; Last edited: April 21, 2021, 12:57 p.m.; Last accessed: Jan 24 2022 11:50 a.m.

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Australian Soil and Land Survey Handbook

National Committee on Soil and Terrain
CSIRO Publishing 2009

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