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Official Soil Series Descriptions (OSED) - State
Entry ID: USDA0210

Abstract: Nationally-maintained database of information about official
National Cooperative Soil Survey (NCSS) - recognized and
correlated soil series. The descriptions include typical soil
profile descriptions, ranges of soil and non-soil properties,
competing and associated soils, geographic setting, drainage and
permeability, and remarks.

Collection Organization: Natural Resources Conservation Service
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 76.0   S: 19.0   E: -67.0   W: -172.0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1970-01-01
Location Keywords
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Quality At the national, regional, and state levels. For official QA/QC
procedures, see the USDA-NRCS National Soil Survey Handbook, 1994.
Data Center
National Soil Survey Center, National Resources Conservation Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 515-294-8177
Fax: 515-294-2456
Email: hpterp at
Contact Address:
Iowa State University
Statistical Laboratory
City: Ames
Province or State: IA
Postal Code: 50011
Country: USA
Phone: 1-402-437-5389
Fax: 1-402-437-5336
Email: bahrens at
Contact Address:
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
National Soil Survey Center
Federal Building, Room 152
Mailstop 35
100 Centennial Mall North
City: Lincoln
Province or State: NE
Postal Code: 68508-3866
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-09-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12