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Distribution of soil types in Cambodia (Crocker, 1962)

This vector dataset provides the distribution of soil types in Cambodia, as provided by Crocker (1962). Sixteen different soil types are given: red-yellow podzols, latosols, planosols, plinthite podzols, cultural hydromorphics, grey hydromorphics, plinthitic hydromorphics, brown hydromorphics, alumisols, regurs, acid lithosols, basic lithosols, alluvial lithosols, brown alluvial soils, lacustrine alluvial soils, coastal complex, Geographic data is encoded in the WGS 84 coordinate reference system. Data were provided to ODC in vector format by Save Cambodia's Wildlife's Atlas Working Group.

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Additional Info

Field Value
Dataset topic category
  • Agriculture
  • Environment and natural resources
  • Soil management
  • English
Dataset reference date October 4, 2015
  • Cambodia
West bounding coordinates 102.32692334175502
East bounding coordinates 107.64603914412842
South bounding coordinates 10.392230377615949
North bounding coordinates 14.650628304288082
Spatial Reference System WGS 84 / UTM zone 48N (EPSG:32648)
Positional Accuracy There are no known issues with accuracy.
Logical Consistency There are no known issues with logical consistency.
Completeness There are no known issues with completeness.
Process Step Data were provided to Open Development Cambodia directly by Save Cambodia's Wildlife's 2013 Atlas Working Group in ESRI Shapefile format. The coordinate reference system was changed from WGS 84 Zone 48 N to WGS 84 and the data was exported in both ESRI Shapefile and geoJSON formats.
Lineage Crocker, C.D. (1962). The general map of the Kingdom of Cambodia and the exploratory survey of the soils of Cambodia. Joint publication. Phnom Penh (Cambodia): Royal Cambodian Government Soil Commission/USAID. Save Cambodia's Wildlife. "Agriculture." Atlas of Cambodia: maps on socio-economic development and environment. Second ed. Phnom Penh, 2014. 137. Print.
Responsible party Save Cambodia's Wildlife (SCW),, +855 23 88 20 35,, 6Eo St. 570, Sangat Boeung Kak 2, Khan Tuol Kork, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Metadata creator information Metadata last updated on 2014-06-20. For inquiries contact: Open Development Cambodia,, +855 23 221 164 43 St. 208, Sangkat Boeung Riang, Khan Daun Penh, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Attributes Name / Crocker, C.D.: Soil type name
License CC-BY-4.0
Copyright No
Version 1.0
Date uploaded October 4, 2015, 20:45 (UTC)
Date modified December 15, 2020, 08:07 (UTC)