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Welcome to the NCSS Soil Characterization Database. This application allows users to generate, print and download reports containing soil characterization data from cooperators laboratories stored and maintained by the NSSC Soil Survey Laboratory. Data can also be downloaded in comma delimited text files for use in other applications.

First-time users please printout, read, and retain the online "Data Usage Statement" and "Disclaimer Statement" sections before accessing the database.

To access the database, select the "Characterization Data" option from the menu on the left. These options allow you to search, display and download information from the database.

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