Several roads towards the ISRIC maps collection

Published on
August 20, 2006

ISRIC - World Soil Information is an independent institute which is subsidized by the Dutch government. ISRIC, which cooperates with Wageningen UR, possesses an extensive collection of maps on soil science, climatology, geology, hydrology and on vegetation and land use. The maps are made available to the public in several ways:

- The maps may be consulted at ISRIC, Duivendaal 9, Wageningen
- The maps are scanned and available on separate DVDs
- On the Internet sub collections can be found in the ISRIC World Soil Information Database, which can be searched by land, scale, year and keyword. For access click on a link:

(Newsletter 4-2006)