SoilGrids 1km : Global Soil Map

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International Soil Reference and Information Centre

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Interactive map is the first of a series of global soil maps.

Consists of a number of different soil layers created using 3D predictions of basic soil properties.

These overlays include: organic carbon, pH, depth to bedrock, predictions for soil types based on the FAO's World Reference Base groups and USDA's soil taxonomy suborders.

Download the data in GeoTiff format directly from the map, or use FTP.

Content last updated: October 22, 2014