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Rosetta Pedotransfer Function Model
Entry ID: 01-rosetta-99

Abstract: Rosetta V1.0 is a Windows program to estimate unsaturated hydraulic properties from surrogate soil data such as soil texture data and bulk density. Models of this type are called pedotransfer functions (PTFs) since they translate basic soil data into hydraulic properties.
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Description: Rosetta program project home page.
Service Citation
Edition: 1.0
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Quality Rosetta has been tested for a large number of cases. However, no warranty is given that the program is completely error-free. If you do encounter problems with the code, find errors, or have suggestions for improvement, please contact:

Todd Skaggs
USDA-ARS U.S. Salinity Laboratory
450 W Big Springs Road
Riverside, CA 92507-4617

Tel: 951-369-4853
Fax: 951-342-4964
Access Constraints Users are required to complete a registration form prior to downloading the software.
Service Provider
USDA/ARS/USSL > U.S. Salinity Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture Supplemental Info
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Service Provider Personnel
Phone: 909-369-4844
Fax: 909-342-4964
Email: mschaap at
Contact Address:
U.S. Salinity Laboratory
450 W. Big Springs Road
City: Riverside
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 92507
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 1999-09-13
SERF Last Revision Date: 2018-06-13
Future SERF Review Date: 2002-07-18