GIS22 GIS Coverage Defining Soils (SSURGO) on Konza Prairie (1982-present)

Summary

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GIS22

Abstract: 

The Konza Prairie soils dataset is derived from the USDA NRCS SSURGO soils definitions for Riley and Geary Counties (variant ca. 2012; soildatamart.nrcs.usda.gov/). The coverage contains MUSYM and Soil Names that correspond to the code. Additional and current SSURGO data is available from (soildatamart.nrcs.usda.gov/SSURGOMetadata.aspx) Associated metadata derived from NRCS SSURGO Metadata for: Riley County SSURGO Data - soildatamart.nrcs.usda.gov/Metadata.aspx?Survey=KS161&UseState=KS Geary County SSURGO Data -soildatamart.nrcs.usda.gov/Metadata.aspx?Survey=KS061&UseState=KS.

These data are available to download as zipped shapefiles (.zip), compressed Google Earth KML layers (.kmz), and associated EML metadata (.xml).

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Citation Suggestion: 

Blackmore, P. 2019. GIS22 GIS Coverage Defining Soils (SSURGO) on Konza Prairie (1982-present) . Environmental Data Initiative. http://dx.doi.org/10.6073/pasta/7642688193598253056343aa30285122.

Data set ID: 

222

EML revision ID: 

5

Data sources: 

GIS220: Konza Prairie SSURGO Soils: Konza Prairie Soils contains 1:24,000 soils polygons for the Konza Prairie Biological Station. The coverage was created by clipping and joining SSURGO quad coverages. MUSYM code differences across the Riley/Geary county line were reconciled to the Geary Co. code designations. These data originated from SSURGO certified coverages. This data set is a digital soil survey and generally is the most detailed level of soil geographic data developed by the National Cooperative Soil Survey.

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  • GIS

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Dates

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Friday, January 1, 1982 to Monday, December 30, 2019

Publication Date: 

Monday, September 30, 2019