Soil Systems, Inc. Collection Unit Size Coding Sheet

Year: 2007


Soil Systems, Inc. used this coding scheme to record the size of each collection unit when data recovery occurred. A collection unit may be a surface collection unit, an auger test unit, or an excavation unit.

Cite this Record

Soil Systems, Inc. Collection Unit Size Coding Sheet. 2007 ( tDAR id: 6316) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8FJ2FMW

Category: Provenience and Context

Subcategory: Horizontal Location

Coding Rules

Code Term Description Mapped Ontology Node
2 5 x 5 m
3 2 x 2 m
4 1 x 2 m
5 1 x 1 m
6 0.5 x 2 m
7 0.5 m x Nonstandard Length
8 Other Square or Rectangular Unit for other measured units, backhoe trenches, hand trenches, and square, rectangular, or subrectangular burial pits
9 2 m Radius (4 m diameter)
10 Other Circular or Oval Size
11 Irregular Size and Shape for surface collections, stripping, or other irregularly shaped units
99 Other Unit Size and Shape
Code Term Description
Special Coding Rules: These entries are not in the coding-sheet, but represent edge-cases in Data Integration that may benefit from custom mappings

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