Soil Images Catalogue (SIC)

The Joint Research Centre, IES, SOIL project in the in collaboration with ISRIC - World Soil Information presents the Soil Image Catalogue. In this Catalogue a number of Soil Images are presented (Metadata also included) and they are free for Download. In case you use those images in publications, please make the necessary References.
Dimensions of the Images: 1800 x 1200 or 1200 x 1800 pixels , Resolution: 300dpi , File Size: 1.5MB - 2.5MB .

In case you want to add your soil images to this Catalogue or if you need further information or if you face technical problems , please contact Panos Panagos.You are welcomed to cite European Soil Data Centre (ESDAC) in case you use those images.


Available Images: 7

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Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: 5km E of Gort, Co Galway
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Eutric Cambisol
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Eutric Cambisol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 57Remarks: ST 99: Typic Eutrochrept; cambic horizon; calcareous glacial till
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Corraun Peninsula, 5km E of Achill Sound
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : extensive grazing
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 56Remarks: -
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: Corraun Peninsula, 5km E of Achill Sound
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : extensive grazing
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 55Remarks: ST 75: Placorthod
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile details
Location where slide was taken: Corraun Peninsula, 5km E of Achill Sound
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Placic Podzol
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Gleyic Podzol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture: Detail of a placic horizon
id: 54Remarks: ST 99: Placorthod; spodic horizon, placic horizon
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: Corraun Peninsula, 5km E of Mallarany, Co Mayo
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Dystric Histosol
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Terric Histosol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 53Remarks: ST 99: Medisaprist; blanket peat
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Corraun Peninsula, 5km E of Mallarany, Co Mayo
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : grassland
Land use : extensive grazing
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture: Rolling hills with blanket peat and extensive grazing
id: 52Remarks: -
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Corraun Peninsula, 5km E of Mallarany, Co Mayo
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : grassland
Land use : extensive grazing
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture: Rolling hills with blanket peat and extensive grazing
id: 51Remarks: -
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Corraun Peninsula, 5km E of Mallarany, Co Mayo
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : grassland
Land use : extensive grazing
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture: Rolling hills with blanket peat and extensive grazing
id: 50Remarks: -
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Gravel pit near Ballymoon, E of Muine Bheag, Co Carlow
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : grassland
Land use : arable farming
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture: Rolling hills with grass- and croplands
id: 49Remarks: -
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: Gravel pit near Ballymoon, E of Muine Bheag, Co Carlow
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Orthic Luvisol
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Haplic Luvisol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 48Remarks: ST 99: Typic Hapludalf; argillic horizon; glacial deposits
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Agricultural Institute Oakpark, 5km N of Carlow, Co Carlow
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : grassland
Land use : extensive grazing
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 47Remarks: -
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: N of Wexford, Wexford Co
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Humic Podzol
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Carbic Podzol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 40Remarks: ST 99: Typic Haplohumod; spodic horizon; eolian sand
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Vegetation
Location where slide was taken: N of Wexford, Wexford Co
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture: Bracken and ferns vegetation
id: 41Remarks: -
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: Gravel pit near Moor, 16km W of Athlone, Roscommon Co.
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Albic Luvisol
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Albic Luvisol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 42Remarks: ST 99: Psammentic Hapludalf; argillic horizon, spodic horizon
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: 5km E of Abbeyfeale, Co Limerick
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : grassland
Land use : extensive grazing
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 62Remarks: -
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: Lullymore Experimental Station, 38km W of Dublin
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Dystric Histosol
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Terric Histosol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 44Remarks: ST 99: Medihemist
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Land use
Location where slide was taken: Lullymore Experimental Station, 38km W of Dublin
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : extraction and collection
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 45Remarks: -
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: Agricultural Institute Oakpark, 5km N of Carlow, Co Carlow
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Orthic Luvisol
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Haplic Luvisol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 46Remarks: ST 99: Typic Hapludalf; ochric epipedon, argillic horizon; calcareous glacial till
Country: Italy
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Calabria, 12km SE of Cosenza in the Upper Crati River basin
Name of photographer: Broek/PGF Heilmann
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 241Remarks: Direction N
Country: Italy
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Calabria, 12km SE of Cosenza in the Upper Crati River basin
Name of photographer: Broek/PGF Heilmann
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 242Remarks: -
Country: Italy
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Calabria, 12km SE of Cosenza in the Upper Crati River basin
Name of photographer: Broek/PGF Heilmann
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 243Remarks: Landscape with profile
Country: Italy
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Calabria, 12km SE of Cosenza in the Upper Crati River basin
Name of photographer: Broek/PGF Heilmann
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 236Remarks: Direction W
Country: Italy
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Calabria, 12km SE of Cosenza in the Upper Crati River basin
Name of photographer: Broek/PGF Heilmann
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 237Remarks: Direction SW; watershed between Crati and Savuto basin
Country: Italy
Subject of slide by keyword: Thin section
Location where slide was taken: Calabria, 6.5 km NNE of Tarsia in lower Crati river basin
Name of photographer: Broek/PGF Heilmann
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 281Remarks: Profile Cal 4
Country: Italy
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: Calabria, 6.5km NNE of Tarsia in Lower Crati River basin
Name of photographer: Broek/PGF Heilmann
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 255Remarks: Profile Cal 14