Title: MEUSIS - Multi-Scale European Soil Database
Authors: PANAGOS PANAGIOTISVAN LIEDEKERKE MARCRODRIGUEZ LADO LUISMONTANARELLA LUCA
Citation: GEO: International vol. 7 no. 2 p. 39-41
Publisher: GEOconnexion Ltd
Publication Year: 2008
JRC N°: JRC43683
URI: http://www.geoconnexion.com/uploads/meusis_intv7i2.pdf
http://publications.jrc.ec.europa.eu/repository/handle/JRC43683
Type: Articles in Journals
Abstract: The INSPIRE initiative (Infrastructure for Spatial Information in Europe) has embarked on a common framework for spatial data in the EU. One of the INSPIRE ideas is to conduct reporting and analysis of environmental information on the basis of a harmonized and hierarchical system of grids (or rasters) with a common point of origin and a standardized location and size of grid cells. This system could constitute a suitable framework for the building of a nested system of soil data and could facilitate interoperability through a common coordinate reference system, a unique grid coding system,a set of detailed and standardized metadata and an exchangeable and open format.
JRC Institute:Institute for Environment and Sustainability

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