1st Edition

GlobalSoilMap - Digital Soil Mapping from Country to Globe Proceedings of the Global Soil Map 2017 Conference, July 4-6, 2017, Moscow, Russia

    GlobalSoilMap: Digital Soil Mapping from Country to Globe contains contributions that were presented at the 2nd GlobalSoilMap conference, held 4-6 July 2017 in Moscow, Russian Federation. These contributions demonstrate new developments in the GlobalSoilMap project and digital soil mapping technology in many parts of the world, with special focus on former USSR countries. GlobalSoilMap: Digital Soil Mapping from Country to Globe aims to stimulate capacity building and new incentives to develop full GlobalSoilMap products in all parts of the world.

    GlobalSoilMap history and main achievements
    D. Arrouays, A.C. Richer-de-Forges, S. Chen, N. Saby, M. Martin, Z. Libohova, P. Roudier, A.B. McBratney, B. Minasny, J. Padarian, M. Grundy, N. McKenzie, R. Viscarra Rossel, I.Yu. Savin, J.G.B. Leenaars & J. Hempel

    Countries and case study reports

    Towards GlobalSoilMap products in Scotland
    L. Poggio & A. Gimona

    Advances in digital soil mapping and soil information systems in Argentina
    G.F. Olmedo, D.M. Rodriguez & M.E. Angelini

    DOSoReMI as the national implementation of GlobalSoilMap for the territory of Hungary
    L. Pásztor, A. Laborczi, K. Takács, G. Szatmári, Zs. Bakacsi, J. Szabó & G. Illés

    A machine learning approach for mapping soil properties in Mexico using legacy data, climate and terrain covariates at a coarse scale
    C.E. Arroyo-Cruz, J. Larson & M. Guevara

    Combining and harmonizing soil data from different sources: Problems and approaches
    L. Borůvka, V. Penížek, J. Kozák, A.M. Marhoul, O. Vacek, V. Šrámek, D. Žížala, Š. Poláková, M. Smatanová & P. Fiala

    First steps in Romania converging toward the GlobalSoilMap specifications
    R. Vintilă & C. Radnea

    Digital soil mapping using soilgrids and national soil data in Cameroon
    F.B.T. Silatsa, F.O. Tabi, M. Yemefack, C. Wilczok, G.B.M. Heuvelink, T. Hengl & J.G.B. Leenaars

    A comparison of SoilGRIDs with the disaggregated State Soil Map of Russia
    A.V. Zhogolev

    The principles of creating a digital fine scale map of parent materials on the example of the territory in Moscow region
    N.P. Kirillova, M. Sileova, T.Yu. Ulyanova, S.Yu. Rozov & I.Ye. Smirnova


    Mapping the global depth to bedrock combining soil profiles and boreholes
    W. Shangguan, H. Yuan, Y. Dai, T. Hengl & J. Mendes de Jesus

    Soil sealing detection based on globally available night-time imagery
    D. Stathakis & I.Yu. Savin

    Pedodiversity and spatial variation in digital soil mapping
    P.V. Krasilnikov & V.A. Sidorova

    Soil combinations as an object of DSM: A case study in chernozems area of the Russian Plain
    D.N. Kozlov, E.A. Levchenko & N.I. Lozbenev

    Data harmonization and soil information exchange
    V.M. Kolesnikova & O.M. Golozubov

    The impact of legacy map and field texture determination in digital soil mapping at farm level (a case study)
    J.L. Meshalkina, P.M. Dokuchaev & A.V. Yudina

    The possibilities of soil line concept application for the detection of soil properties
    E.Yu. Prudnikova & I.Yu. Savin

    Construction of soil map on the coefficients of multi-temporal soil lines
    P.V. Koroleva, D.I. Rukhovich & A.D. Rukhovich

    Distribution of soil line coefficients and its linearization by elastic approximation
    A.D. Rukhovich, D.I. Rukhovich & D.D. Rukhovich

    Digital mapping of Histosols using LANDSAT 7 ETM+ in Isparta, Turkey
    L. Basayigit, M. Dedeoglu & S. Demir

    The contribution of DSM products to the modelling of the spatial distribution of Arabica coffee in Mexico based on legacy data
    J. Rodríguez-Rodríguez, C. Aguilar, C. Arroyo, F. González & J. Larson

    Soil organic matter spatial variation assessment based on the geostatistical models
    V. Jalali & S. Etminan

    The uncertainty of regional assessments of organic carbon pools in taiga soils
    O.V. Chernova, I.M. Ryzhova & M.A. Podvezennaya

    Geo-modeling of soil cover in inaccessible areas (Perm Region, the Middle Urals)
    I.A. Samofalova


    GIS analysis of the vector map of salt-affected soils in Tuva
    G.I. Chernousenko, N.V. Kalinina & D.I. Rukhovich

    Soil salinity assessment in Southern Kazakhstan using remote sensing data
    B.S. Gabdullin, D.L. Golovanov, I.Yu. Savin, A.V. Zhogolev, A. Otarov & Zh.M. Smanov

    The pattern of soil salinity in a solonetzic complex (Yusta, Kalmykia)
    M.V. Konyushkova & U.Yu. Ulyumdzhiev

    Landscape-scale modelling to predict soil lateral migration using 137CS on the Bryansk Opolje region (Russia)
    V.G. Linnik, A.V. Sokolov, A.A. Saveliev, I.V. Mironenko & N.I. Volkova

    Estimation of the resilience of spruce forest in the Moscow region, depending on the soil conditions in the GIS environment
    P. Ontikov, O. Martynenko, V. Karminov & A. Maximova

    The study of soils and geomorphological peculiar properties of the irrigated area using GIS technology
    R.R. Suleimanov, I.Yu. Saifullin, A.R. Suleimanov, M.R. Shayahmetov, A.Yu. Sergeeva, A.F. Nigmatullin & R.A. Khamidullin


    Dominique Arrouays is senior researcher at INRA, the French National Institute for Agronomic Research. His researches focus on digital soil mapping and soil condition monitoring. He is the scientific officer of the GlobalSoilMap project and the Chairman of the Global Soil Map and Soil Monitoring working groups of the International Union of Soil Sciences.

    Igor Savin is a corresponding member of Russian Academy of Sciences. He is a deputy director of V.V. Dokuchaev Soil Science Institute, and professor of RUDN University (Moscow, Russia). His scientific specialization is soil mapping and monitoring based on remote sensing data.

    Johan Leenaars joined ISRIC – World Soil Information in 2009 as the Legacy Soil Data Officer for the globally integrated- Africa Soil Information Service (AfSIS) and GlobalSoilMap project. Johan is a soil scientist graduated from Wageningen University and the emphasis of his work has been on sustainable soil fertility management in Sub-Saharan Africa for which he conducted numerous land-use system analyses at various scales.

    Alex McBratney is an Australian academician and soil scientist. He was one of the instigators and significant contributors to the concept of global digital soil mapping and assessment. He has been involved GlobalSoilMap since the first discussions in 2006.