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gSSURGO-based Floodplain Map for the Continental United States


Authors: Venkatesh Merwade · Nikhil Sangwan
Owners: Venkatesh Merwade
Resource type:Generic
Created:Jan. 21, 2016, 3:34 p.m.
Last updated: June 2, 2016, 7:12 p.m. by Venkatesh Merwade

Abstract

This resource is an ESRI file geodatabase that contains floodplains for the continental United States. The geodatabase contains one feature class for each state. This is the the first version of the data which also includes wetlands and other water bodies as floodplains. More details on how the floodplains are extracted from the SSURGO data can be found in the following JAWRA article: Sangwan, Nikhil, and V. Merwade, A faster and economical approach to floodplain mapping by using soil information, Journal of American Water Resources Association, 51(5): 1286-1304. (2015)

Subject

Soil,Floodplain Map,gSSURGO,SSURGO,Flooding

How to cite

Merwade, V., N. Sangwan (2016). gSSURGO-based Floodplain Map for the Continental United States, HydroShare, http://www.hydroshare.org/resource/285a5b5714c549ac8bba269b79863c0a

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Coverage

Spatial:

 Coordinate System/Geographic Projection:  WGS 84 EPSG:4326
 Coordinate Units:  Decimal degrees
North Latitude
50.4015°
East Longitude
-60.2051°
South Latitude
23.7250°
West Longitude
-127.5293°

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Authors

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Name Organization Address Phone
Venkatesh Merwade Purdue University
Nikhil Sangwan Purdue University 550 Stadium Mall Dr

Contributors

People or organizations that contributed technically, materially, financially, or provided general support for the creation of the resource's content but are not considered authors.

Name Organization Address Phone
Liuying Du Purdue University 550 Stadium Mall Dr

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cites:
A Faster and Economical Approach to Floodplain Mapping Using Soil Information," JAWRA Journal of the American Water Resources Association, 51(5): 1286-1304, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1752-1688.12306

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