World Soil Information Database Website Revised

Published on
July 14, 2008

The World Soil Information Database Website has been revised. In the new lay-out the website not only offers access to a basic and advanced search option, but the search facility has also been expanded to search for country information using Google maps. Digital country files of , and have also been added with all digital reports and maps of these areas available in the database.

The website contains links to international and national soil science organizations. Links to books, journals, newsletters, portals, databases and electronic map archives related to soil science are offered as well. Furthermore, the most recent books on soil science are available with an illustration of their cover, an abstract and other related information.

The revised website gives access to all digital maps available at the European Digital Archive of Soil Maps (EuDASM), most of which are available in hardcopy at Isric.

(newsletter 1-2008)