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ready ASLS - Soil Profile classifiers

Abbreviation: soil-prof

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Machine-readable representation of the classifiers described in chapter 8 Soil Profile, by R.C. McDonald and R.F. Isbell, in Australian soil and land survey field handbook (3rd edn). A soil profile is a vertical section of a soil from the soil surface through all its horizons to parent material, other consolidated substrate material or selected depth in unconsolidated material. The data was converted from the print representation to this linked-data form by Linda Gregory assisted by Simon J D Cox.


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How to cite this record soil-prof; ASLS - Soil Profile classifiers; DOI:; Last edited: April 21, 2021, 12:57 p.m.; Last accessed: Jan 27 2022 7:47 a.m.

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Australian Soil and Land Survey Handbook (Third Edition)

National Committee on Soil and Terrain
CSIRO Publishing 2009

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