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: Landscape

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Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Valley of Ellebach; adjacent to Hambacher Wald; Nordrhein-Westphalen
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
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Vegetation type : grassland
Land use : animal production
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id: 33Remarks: -
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Valley of Ellebach, adjacent to Hambacher Wald, Nordrhein-Westphalen
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Description of the Picture:
id: 218Remarks: Grassland grazing
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Revierforster Bezirk Hollerath, Staatforst Schleiden, Eifel
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Description of the Picture:
id: 63Remarks: Shale
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Niedersachsen, road Asel-Borsum, near Hildesheim
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Description of the Picture: Gently undulating loess landscape; wheat
id: 114Remarks: -
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Niedersachsen, 1km NNW of Harsum, 20km SE of Hannover
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id: 119Remarks: -
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Niedersachsen, 1km NNW of Harsum, 20km SE of Hannover
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id: 120Remarks: -
Country: Spain
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Province of Extremadura, 4.5km WSW of Torremegia,17km of Merida
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Description of the Picture:
id: 272Remarks: -
Country: Spain
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Province of Badajoz, 13km E of Merida and 2? km SE of Valverde Merida
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Description of the Picture:
id: 300Remarks: -
Country: Spain
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Province of Extremadura?, 1km NW of Don Alvaro and 17km SE of Merida
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Description of the Picture:
id: 309Remarks: -
Country: Spain
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Province of Extremadura, 4.5km WSW of Torremegia,17km SSW of Merida
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Description of the Picture:
id: 273Remarks: -
Country: Spain
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Provi. Badajoz; 13km E of Merida; 2? km SE Valverde Merida
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Description of the Picture:
id: 249Remarks: Landscape, from photograph
Country: Spain
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Province of Extremadura, 6km N of Merida
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Description of the Picture:
id: 233Remarks: Groundcover
Country: Spain
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Province of Badajoz, 13km E of Merida and 2? km SE of Valverde Merida
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Description of the Picture:
id: 301Remarks: -
Country: Spain
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Province of Badajoz, 70km SE of Merida, 5km S of Campinos de Llerma
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Description of the Picture:
id: 235Remarks: Groundcover
Country: Spain
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Province of Extremadura?, 2km NW of Don Alvaro and SE of Merida
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Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
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Description of the Picture:
id: 303Remarks: -
Country: Spain
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Province of Extremadura?, 2km NW of Don Alvaro and SE of Merida
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Description of the Picture:
id: 302Remarks: -
Country: Spain
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Province of Extremadura?, 2km NW of Don Alvaro, SE of Merida
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Description of the Picture:
id: 247Remarks: Also vegetation
Country: Spain
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Province of Badajoz, 6km SE of Merida
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Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
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Description of the Picture:
id: 246Remarks: Groundcover
Country: France
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Col du Luschpach, Dept. Vosges
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Description of the Picture:
id: 209Remarks: Coniferous forest
Country: France
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Bois des Hingues, 7km W of Rocroi; Dept. Ardennes
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Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
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World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : deciduous forest
Land use : forestry
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 23Remarks: -
Country: France
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Domevre-sur-Durbion, near Epinal, Dept. Vosges
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Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
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Vegetation type : -
Land use : forestry
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 11Remarks: -
Country: France
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Foret de Haye, 5km SW of Nancy, Dept. Meurthe-et-Moselle
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: -
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
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Vegetation type : -
Land use : forestry
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 15Remarks: -
Country: Greenland
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Blomsterdalen near Angmassalik, Southeast coast
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Description of the Picture:
id: 201Remarks: -
Country: Greenland
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Blomsterdalen near Angmassalik, Southeast coast
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Description of the Picture:
id: 202Remarks: -
Country: Greenland
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Blomsterdalen near Angmassalik, Southeast coast
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Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: -
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Description of the Picture:
id: 200Remarks: -
Country: Greece
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Prefecture of Larissa, 200m S, 6km NE of Larissa
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Description of the Picture:
id: 179Remarks: Also land use
Country: Greece
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Prefecture of Larissa, 1km of Larissa
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Description of the Picture:
id: 178Remarks: Also land use
Country: Greece
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Province of Thrace, Elia, Prefecture of Evros, 45km NW of Orestias
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Description of the Picture:
id: 188Remarks: -
Country: Greece
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Province of Thrace, Elia, Prefecture of Evros, 45km NW of Orestias
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Description of the Picture:
id: 270Remarks: Also vegetation, groundcover
Country: Greece
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Prefecture of Evritania, at "Saitani", 5km N of Karpenisi
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Description of the Picture:
id: 183Remarks: Groundcover
Country: Greece
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Prefecture of Ilias, 1km W Symiza (Ilias) and 30km N of Pyrgos
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Description of the Picture:
id: 189Remarks: -
Country: Greece
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Panagia Soumelia Convent, Kastania (Hemathia), 25km SW of Veria
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Description of the Picture:
id: 195Remarks: Also vegetation
Country: Greece
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: At "Bisteriess", 4km W of Arnea (Chalkidiki)
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Description of the Picture:
id: 194Remarks: Also vegetation
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Gravel pit near Moor, 16km W of Athlone, Roscommon Co.
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World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : grassland
Land use : extensive grazing
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture: Peat grassland
id: 43Remarks: -
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: 16km SSW of Limerick, Co Limerick
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Vegetation type : -
Land use : extensive grazing
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture: Undulating glacial till landscape
id: 60Remarks: -
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: 5km E of Gort, Co Galway
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Vegetation type : grassland
Land use : extensive grazing
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 58Remarks: -
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Corraun Peninsula, 5km E of Achill Sound
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Vegetation type : -
Land use : extensive grazing
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Description of the Picture:
id: 56Remarks: -
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Corraun Peninsula, 5km E of Mallarany, Co Mayo
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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
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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
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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
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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: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Agricultural Institute Oakpark, 5km N of Carlow, Co Carlow
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Vegetation type : grassland
Land use : extensive grazing
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 47Remarks: -
Country: Ireland
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: 5km E of Abbeyfeale, Co Limerick
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Vegetation type : grassland
Land use : extensive grazing
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 62Remarks: -
Country: Italy
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Calabria, 12km SE of Cosenza in the Upper Crati River basin
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Description of the Picture:
id: 237Remarks: Direction SW; watershed between Crati and Savuto basin
Country: Italy
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Calabria, 1km of village Montalto Uffugo, Upper Crati Basin
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Description of the Picture:
id: 266Remarks: Also vegetation
Country: Italy
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Calabria, 12km SE of Cosenza in the Upper Crati River basin
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Description of the Picture:
id: 240Remarks: Direction N