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Title: European map of soil suitability to provide a platform for most human activities (EU28)


This dataset (map)(2016) presents the suitability of soil as a platform for most human activities in the EU. Calculation of suitability was done using vaious properties of the European Soil database (soil type, soil water regime, limitation to agricultural use, depth to rock, land use) and slope of the terrain.

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Last modified 2016-12-06
Issue date 2016-01-01
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Language English
Data theme(s) Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 36 SCIENCE

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