Global 1-Degree Vegetation and Soil Types

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| DOI: 10.5065/PA0R-SX77
 
Abstract:

Soil and vegetation type data from Henderson-Sellers on a global 1 degree grid. Also called the "Wilson tape".

Variables:
Soil Classification Vegetation Species
Vertical Levels:
Ground or water surface
Data Types:
Grid
Spatial Coverage:
Longitude Range: Westernmost=180W Easternmost=180E
Latitude Range: Southernmost=90S Northernmost=90N Detailed coverage information
Data Contributors:
U-LIVERPOOL/GEO-PLAN
Department of Geography and Planning, University of Liverpool, UK
Publications:
Wilson, M.F., and A. Henderson-Sellers, 1985: A global archive of land cover and soils data for use in general circulation climate models J. Clim., 5, 119-143.

Total Volume:
0.66 MB
Data Formats:
ASCII (see dataset documentation)
Related RDA Datasets:
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Global Digital 1-Degree Soil Type and Surface Slope
Metadata Record:
Data License:
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