Soil Layer Table (SLT)

Filename

soil_layer_REGION_v1

Description

The Soil Layer Table (SLT) is designed to handle attributes which vary in a vertical direction in the soil profile.

Contents

Contents of dataset: soil_layer_REGION_v1
Field Name Type Width Description
1 PROVINCE string 2 Province Code
2 SOIL_CODE string 3 Soil Code
3 MODIFIER string 3 Soil Code Modifier
4 LU string 1 Land Use flag
5 LAYER_NO string 1 Layer Number
6 UDEPTH string 3 Upper Depth
7 LDEPTH string 3 Lower Depth
8 HZN_LIT string 1 Horizon Lithological Discontinuity
9 HZN_MAS string 3 Horizon Master Code
10 HZN_SUF string 7 Horizon Suffix
11 HZN_MOD string 1 Horizon Modifier
12 COFRAG string 3 Coarse Fragments
13 DOMSAND string 2 Dominant Sand Fraction
14 VFSAND string 3 Very Fine Sand
15 TSAND string 3 Total Sand
16 TSILT string 3 Total Silt
17 TCLAY string 3 Total Clay
18 ORGCARB float 5 Organic Carbon
19 PHCA float 4 pH in calcium chloride
20 PH2 float 4 pH as per project report
21 BASE string 3 Base Saturation
22 CEC string 3 Cation Exchange Capacity
23 KSAT float 7 Saturated Hydraulic Conductivity
24 KP0 string 3 Water Retention at 0 kP
25 KP10 string 3 Water Retention at 10 kP
26 KP33 string 3 Water Retention at 33 kP
27 KP1500 string 3 Water Retention at 1500 kP
28 BD float 5 Bulk Density
29 EC string 3 Electrical Conductivity
30 CACO3 string 2 Calcium Carbonate Equivalent
31 VONPOST string 2 Von Post
32 WOOD string 2 Woody Material
33 SOILKEY string 9 Soil Name Identifier

Relationships

  • A record in this file is unique with respect to SOILKEY.
  • This file can be linked to the CMP and SNT files via the SOILKEY field.