Global top soil texture data compatible with the WRF model based on the Harmonized World Soil Database (HWSD) at 30 arc-second hor. resolution Version 1.21

Abstract:
Data contain dominating soil type in a grid cell for the whole world at 30 arc-second (~1km) horizontal resolution. The data are based on Harmonized World Soil Database (HWSD), but reclassified according to the State Soil Geographic (STATSGO) classification table of the Weather Research and Forecasting (WRF) Model for NOAH and NOAH-MP Land Surface Models (LSMs). The source of the data is HWSD version 1.21, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), International Soil Reference and Information Centre (ISRIC), Institute of Soil Science - Chinese Academy of Sciences (ISSCAS) and Joint Research Centre of the European Commission (JRC) in 2012 (FAO/IIASA/ISRIC/ISSCAS/JRC, 2012. Harmonized World Soil Database (version 1.21). FAO, Rome, Italy and IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria). Horizontal resolution: 0.0083333333333333° Type/units: categorical/1-16 categories Missing_value: -9999(ascii file), 241.0 (WRF-bin) Projection: regular latitude longitude

Download plain xml file

To get the data: go to WIS-Portal

General

AttributeValue
fileIdentifier/identifierde.dkrz.wdcc.iso3590104
language
characterSet
hierarchyLevelseries
hierarchyLevelName
  • WRF_NOAH_HWSD_world_TOP_ST_v121
contactsee section contact (role: pointOfContact)
dateStamp 2019-04-21T22:12:14
metadataStandardNameISO 19115
metadataStandardVersionISO 19139 / DKRZ ISO Simple Profile V1.0
referenceSystemInfo
metadataExtensionInfo

identificationInfo

AttributeValue
citation
  • title:
    • Global top soil texture data compatible with the WRF model based on the Harmonized World Soil Database (HWSD) at 30 arc-second hor. resolution Version 1.21
  • dates:
    • creation: 2018-02-12
  • fileIdentifier:
  • citedResponsibleParty:
    • see section contact (role: distributor)
  • presentationForm:
  • otherCitationDetails:
    • doi:10.1594/WDCC/WRF_NOAH_HWSD_world_TOP_ST_v121
abstract see above
status
purpose
pointOfContactsee section contact (role: originator)
graphicOverview
resourceMaintenance
  • maintenanceAndUpdateFrequency:
  • updateScope:
  • maintenanceNote:
descriptiveKeywords:
  • theme:
    • soil
resourceConstraints
  • MD_Constraints:
    • useLimitation:
  • MD_LegalConstraints:
    • accessConstraints:
    • useConstraints:
    • otherConstraints:
languageeng
characterSet
topicCategory
extentboundingExtent
  • description:
  • geographicElement:
    • westBoundLongitude:
    • eastBoundLongitude:
    • southBoundLatitude:
    • northBoundLatitude:
  • temporalElement:
    • beginPosition:
    • endPosition: (indeterminatePosition = )

Contact

Role: pointOfContact

AttributeValue
individualNameJosipa Milovac
organisationNameUniversity of Hohenheim
contactInfo
  • address:


  • email:

Role: distributor

AttributeValue
individualName
organisationName
positionName
contactInfo
  • address:
    • phone:
    • email:
      • onlineResource:

      Role: originator

      AttributeValue
      organisationNameUniversity of Hohenheim
      contactInfo

      contentInfo

      AttributeValue
      CoverageDescription:
      • attributeDescription
        • soil_type
      • contentType
        • modelResult

      distributionInfo

      AttributeValue
      distributionFormat
      • name:
        • ascii
      • version:
        • ASCII file, formatted for text attributes, declared format (gco:nilReason=)
      • specification:
      transferOptions (onLine)
      • linkage/ URL:
      • protocol:
      • name:
      • description:

      dataQualityInfo

      AttributeValue
      scopeseries
      report
      • title:
      • date ():
      • explanation:
      • pass:
      lineage
      • statement:
      • processStep: