WRB: Wittingly Reaching Babel? Abstract # 61-1

O. Spaargaren

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract


The World Reference Base for Soil Resources began as the International Reference Base for Soil Classification (IRB), an initiative of FAO, UNESCO, UNEP and the ISSS in the early 80s, following the publication of the Soil Map of the World (FAO-UNESCO, 1971-1981). The aim of IRB was to device a framework through which existing soil classification systems could be correlated and ongoing soil classification work could be harmonized
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 2006


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