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The table below shows the contents of the pedon data files (char.dat, desc.dat, oxal.dat, soil8.dat). The files named "*.key" contain descriptions of each data field in the "*.dat" files. The "*.dat" files contain all the pedon data from NRCS-NSSC provided for the CAPS CD-ROM, including both Alaskan and Russian locations.
|File Contents||File||File description|
|Laboratory Characterization Data Elements||char.dat||char.key|
|Laboratory Description Data Elements||desc.dat||desc.key|
|Laboratory Oxalate Data Elements||oxal.dat||oxal.key|
|SCS-Soils-8 File Information;||soi8.dat||soi8.key|
Most of the pedon data from the Russian sites in the Kolyma Peninsula are included in the files *.dat above. However, the description data elements were not included above and are included in separate files below.