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Seckendorff-Gudent-Weg 8, 1131 Vienna, Austria
View Service representing the BIOSOIL Point-Dataset for Austria. INSPIRE compliant Web Map Services (WMS 1.1.1 and WMS 1.3.0) of the Federal Research and Training Centre for Forests, Natural Hazards and Landscape.
General site information (BFW:BIOSOIL Austria (SITE))
General site information, registration, location and soil forming factors of the BIOSOIL plots of Austria.
Soil horizon description (BFW:BIOSOIL Austria (SOIL))
Parameters forming the soil horizon description. The sequence is different from those presented in the FAO guidelines (FAO, 1990). After preparing and cleaning of the profile the sequence of description is as follows: a) delineation and description of te horizon boundaries; b) photographic recordings; c) colour measurements; d) record texture, rock fragments, structure, consistence, porosity, cutans, cementations and nodules; e) roots and other biological activity; f) carbonates, gypsum and salts; g)each horizon is designated one or more horizon symbols and the necessary samples are collected.
Soil reference group code (WRB-LEV1) (BFW:BIOSOIL Austria (WRB-LEV1))
Soil reference group code of the STU from the World Reference Base (WRB) for Soil Resources for the BIOSOIL sites of Austria.