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: Germany

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Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Vegetation
Location where slide was taken: Hambacher Wald, 5km SE of Julich, Nordrhein-Westphalen
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:
id: 210Remarks: Forest
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Thin section
Location where slide was taken: 600 m S of Pier (near Julich), Nordrhein-Westfalen
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: 277Remarks: ST 99: Mollic Hapludalf; argillic horizon; cutans
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: Hambacher Wald, 5km SE of Julich, Nordrhein-Westphalen
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Gleyic Podzoluvisol
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Gleyic Podzoluvisol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 212Remarks: ST 99: Typic Glossaqualf; glossic ochric loess
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Vegetation
Location where slide was taken: Hambacher Wald, 5km SE of Julich, Nordrhein-Westphalen
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:
id: 213Remarks: Groundcover in forest
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Vegetation
Location where slide was taken: Hambacher Wald, 5km SE of Julich, Nordrhein-Westphalen
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:
id: 214Remarks: Groundcover in forest
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Vegetation
Location where slide was taken: Hambacher Wald, 5km SE of Julich, Nordrhein-Westphalen
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:
id: 215Remarks: Forest
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Vegetation
Location where slide was taken: Hambacher Wald, 5km SE of Julich, Nordrhein-Westphalen
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:
id: 216Remarks: Groundcover in forest
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Vegetation
Location where slide was taken: Hambacher Wald, 5km SE of Julich, Nordrhein-Westphalen
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:
id: 217Remarks: Tree plantation, forest
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Valley of Ellebach; adjacent to Hambacher Wald; Nordrhein-Westphalen
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 : animal production
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 33Remarks: -
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Landscape
Location where slide was taken: Valley of Ellebach, adjacent to Hambacher Wald, Nordrhein-Westphalen
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:
id: 218Remarks: Grassland grazing
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: Boksee, S of Kiel, Bruggerholz
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Orthic Acrisol
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Haplic Alisol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 34Remarks: ST 99: Ultic Hapludalf; argillic horizon; glacial sand
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Vegetation
Location where slide was taken: Boksee, S of Kiel, Bruggerholz
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 : forestry
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 35Remarks: -
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: Grossenbrode Fahre, coastal escarpment of Fehmarnsund, Ostholstein
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Calcaric Phaeozem
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Calcaric Phaeozem
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 36Remarks: ST 99: Aquic Hapludoll; mollic epipedon; glacial till
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: Fitzbeck, near Neumunster, Schleswig-Holstein
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Cambic Arenosol
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Cambic Arenosol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 38Remarks: ST 99: Typic or Spodic Udipsamment; sand
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Vegetation
Location where slide was taken: Fitzbeck, near Neumunster, Schleswig-Holstein
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 : forestry
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 39Remarks: -
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: Hambacher Wald, 5km SE of Julich, Nordrhein-Westphalen
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Gleyic Podzoluvisol
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Gleyic Podzoluvisol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 25Remarks: ST 99: Typic Glossaqualf; argillic horizon, glossic; loess
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile details
Location where slide was taken: Hambacher Wald, 5km SE of Julich, Nordrhein-Westphalen
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Gleyic Podzoluvisol
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Gleyic Podzoluvisol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 26Remarks: ST 99: Typic Glossaqualf; argillic horizon, glossic; loess
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Vegetation
Location where slide was taken: Hambacher Wald, 5km SE of Julich, Nordrhein-Westphalen
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 : herbs
Land use : forestry
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 27Remarks: -
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: Hambacher Wald, 5km SE of Julich, Nordrhein-Westphalen
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Gleyic Podzoluvisol
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Gleyic Podzoluvisol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 28Remarks: ST 99: Aeric Glossaqualf; argillic horizon, glossic; loess
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile details
Location where slide was taken: Hambacher Wald, 5km SE of Julich, Nordrhein-Westphalen
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Gleyic Podzoluvisol
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Gleyic Podzoluvisol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 29Remarks: ST 99: Aeric Glossaqualf; argillic horizon, glossic; loess
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: Hambacher Wald, 5km SE of Julich, Nordrhein-Westphalen
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Gleyic Luvisol
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Gleyic Luvisol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 30Remarks: ST 99: Glossaquic Hapludalf; argillic horizon, glossic; loess
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: Hambacher Wald, 5km SE of Julich, Nordrhein-Westphalen
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Humic Gleysol
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Umbric Gleysol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 31Remarks: ST 99: Typic Humaquept; alluvium
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: Valley of Ellebach; adjacent to Hambacher Wald; Nordrhein-Westphalen
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Eutric Gleysol
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Eutric Gleysol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 32Remarks: ST 99: Typic Endoaquept; ochric epipedon, cambic horizon; alluvium
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Profile
Location where slide was taken: Eifel, exact locality unknown
Name of photographer: Creutzberg D
Soil unit according tot he 1974 FAO-Unesco Legend: Rendzina
Soil unit according tot he 1988 FAO-Unesco Revised Legend: Rendzic Leptosol
World Reference Base (WRB 1998): -
World Reference Base (WRB 2006): -
Vegetation type : -
Land use : -
Crop Type : -
Description of the Picture:
id: 67Remarks: ST 99: Lithic Rendoll; lithic contact; dolomite
Country: Germany
Subject of slide by keyword: Vegetation
Location where slide was taken: Hambacher Wald, 5km SE of Julich, Nordrhein-Westphalen
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:
id: 211Remarks: Groundcover in forest