Soil Archives — Main Cropping System Experiment (MCSE)

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Sieved soil from the baseline soil samples 0-25 cm and the deep core sampling (1 m) of the LTER Main Site and of the Successional and Forested sites.

This datatable is part of the Archived plant, soil, water and microbial samples dataset.

Plants, soil, water and microbial samples are archived. Small quantities are available for research by contacting:

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Experiment: Main Cropping System Experiment (MCSE)
Data available from: January 1988 to January 2021
Dataset: KBS052
Datatable ID: KBS052-002.55
Core Areas Organic Matter,Inorganic Nutrients,Disturbance
Repository link: http://doi.org/10.6073/pasta/1e6d3ce6c3a72f8d4217699d254fe3a7
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Last Updated 2023-10-24
Variate Description Units
year sample year
site site of soil collection
sample date the date or date range represented by the soil samples
top depth cm the top depth of the soil samples in cm.
bottom depth cm bottom depth of the sample
plot the plot or plot range where the soil was sampled
box the box id where the sample is stored
type the type of soil sample archived. Can refer to the type of soil processing or the type of sample.
volume
comments comments
barcode soil sample barcode
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Data Excerpt

year site sample_date top_depth_cm bottom_depth_cm plot box type volume comments barcode
2021 KBS LTER 2021-04-27 0.0 25.0 T4-R6-Sstrip Archived Soil (Air Dried) 4 ounce KBSYK83!GZL1EALLH
2021 KBS LTER 2021-04-27 0.0 25.0 T4-R6-S5 Archived Soil (Air Dried) 4 ounce KBS2E6~A1WJH3B
2021 KBS LTER 2021-04-27 0.0 25.0 T4-R6-S4 Archived Soil (Air Dried) 4 ounce KBSN26PHPICBNK
2021 KBS LTER 2021-04-27 0.0 25.0 T4-R6-S3 Archived Soil (Air Dried) 4 ounce KBS.4-Q05GUTY?W!.
2021 KBS LTER 2021-04-27 0.0 25.0 T4-R6-S2 Archived Soil (Air Dried) 4 ounce KBS1LXYW1O!D7W6.
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