Description: Soil Survey Geographic (SSURGO) Database, 20180907(1:12,000) - Shows the most detailed level of soil geographic data available for Indiana for the fiscal year 2019 (released 20180907), and provides information about the kinds and distribution of soils on the landscape. Attributes include soil map-units ('MAPUNIT_NA'), hydric rating ('HYDCLPRS'), drainage class ('DRCLASSDCD'), potential erosion hazard ('FORPEHRTDC'), and more. Data were obtained by personnel of the Indiana Geological and Water Survey (IGWS) from personnel of the National Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). NOTE: This layer is based on data that were obtained from the NRCS in 20181211. However data and metadata for selected counties possibly have been revised by personnel of the NRCS. For the most current data, users should refer to the Indiana Soils Program Web page of the NRCS ( https://websoilsurvey.sc.egov.usda.gov/App/HomePage.htm )
Copyright Text: Soil Survey Staff. Gridded Soil Survey Geographic (gSSURGO) Database for Indiana. United States Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service. Available online at http://datagateway.nrcs.usda.gov/. 20141024 (FY2015 official release).