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  • 1. Report of the First Meeting of the Advisory Panel on the Soil Map of the World, Rome, 19-23 June 1961.*
  • 2. Report of the First Meeting on Soil Survey, Correlation and Interpretation for Latin America, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 28-31 May 1962*
  • 3. Report of the First Soil Correlation Seminar for Europe, Moscow, USSR, 16-28 July 1962.*
  • 4. Report of the First Soil Correlation Seminar for South and Central Asia, Tashkent, Uzbekistan, USSR, 14 September-2 October 1962.*
  • 5. Report of the Fourth Session of the Working Party on Soil Classification and Survey (Subcommission on Land and Water Use of the European Commission on Agriculture), Lisbon, Portugal, 6-10 March 1963.*
  • 6. Report of the Second Meeting of the Advisory Panel on the Soil Map of the World, Rome, 9-11 July 1963.*
  • 7. Report of the Second Soil Correlation Seminar for Europe, Bucharest, Romania, 29 July-6 August 1963.*
  • 8. Report of the Third Meeting of the Advisory Panel on the Soil Map of the World, Paris, 3 January 1964.*
  • 9. Adequacy of Soil Studies in Paraguay, Bolivia and Peru, November-December 1963.*
  • 10. Report on the Soils of Bolivia, January 1964.*
  • 11. Report on the Soils of Paraguay, January 1964.*
  • 12. Preliminary Definition, Legend and Correlation Table for the Soil Map of the World, Rome, August 1964.*
  • 13. Report of the Fourth Meeting of the Advisory Panel on the Soil Map of the World, Rome, 16-21 May 1964.*
  • 14. Report of the Meeting on the Classification and Correlation of Soils from Volcanic Ash, Tokyo, Japan, 11-27 June 1964.*
  • 15. Report of the First Session of the Working Party on Soil Classification, Survey and Soil Resources of the European Commission on Agriculture, Florence, Italy, 1-3 October 1964.*
  • 16. Detailed Legend for the Third Draft on the Soil Map of South America, June 1965.*
  • 17. Report of the First Meeting on Soil Correlation for North America, Mexico, 1-8 February 1965.*
  • 18. The Soil Resources of Latin America, October 1965.*
  • 19. Report of the Third Correlation Seminar for Europe: Bulgaria, Greece, Romania, Turkey, Yugoslavia, 29 August-22 September 1965.*
  • 20. Report of the Meeting of Rapporteurs, Soil Map of Europe (Scale 1:1 000 000) (Working Party on Soil Classification and Survey of the European Commission on Agriculture), Bonn, Federal Republic of Germany, 29 November-3 December 1965.*
  • 21. Report of the Second Meeting on Soil Survey, Correlation and Interpretation for Latin America, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 13-16 July 1965.*
  • 22. Report of the Soil Resources Expedition in Western and Central Brazil, 24 June-9 July 1965.*
  • 23. Bibliography on Soils and Related Sciences for Latin America (1st edition), December 1965.*
  • 24. Report on the Soils of Paraguay (2nd edition), August 1964.*
  • 25 . Report of the Soil Correlation Study Tour in Uruguay, Brazil and Argentina, June-August 1964.*
  • 26. Report of the Meeting on Soil Correlation and Soil Resources Appraisal in India, New Delhi, India, 5-15 April 1965.*
  • 27. Report of the Sixth Session of the Working Party on Soil Classification and Survey of the European Commission on Agriculture, Montpellier, France, 7-11 March 1967.*
  • 28. Report of the Second Meeting on Soil Correlation for North America, Winnipeg-Vancouver, Canada, 25 July-5 August 1966.*
  • 29. Report of the Fifth Meeting of the Advisory Panel on the Soil Map of the World, Moscow, USSR, 20-28 August 1966.*
  • 30. Report of the Meeting of the Soil Correlation Committee for South America, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 12-19 December 1966.*
  • 31. Trace Element Problems in Relation to Soil Units in Europe (Working Party on Soil Classification and Survey of the European Commission on Agriculture), Rome, 1967.*
  • 32. Approaches to Soil Classification, 1968.*
  • 33. Definitions of Soil Units for the Soil Map of the World, April 1968.*
  • 34. Soil Map of South America 1:5 000 000, Draft Explanatory Text, November 1968.*
  • 35. Report of a Soil Correlation Study Tour in Sweden and Poland, 27 September-14 October 1968.*
  • 36. Meeting of Rapporteurs, Soil Map of Europe (Scale 1:1 000 000) (Working Party on Soil Classification and Survey of the European Commission on Agriculture), Poitiers, France 21-23 June 1967.*
  • 37. Supplement to Definition of Soil Units for the Soil Map of the World, July 1969.*
  • 38. Seventh Session of the Working Party on Soil Classification and Survey of the European Commission on Agriculture, Varna, Bulgaria, 11-13 September 1969.*
  • 39. A Correlation Study of Red and Yellow Soils in Areas with a Mediterranean Climate.*
  • 40. Report of the Regional Seminar of the Evaluation of Soil Resources in West Africa, Kumasi, Ghana, 14-19 December 1970.*
  • 41. Soil Survey and Soil Fertility Research in Asia and the Far East, New Delhi, 15-20 February 1971.*
  • 42. Report of the Eighth Session of the Working Party on Soil Classification and Survey of the European Commission on Agriculture, Helsinki, Finland, 5-7 July 1971.*
  • 43. Report of the Ninth Session of the Working Party on Soil Classification and Survey of the European Commission on Agriculture, Ghent, Belgium 28-31 August 1973.*
  • 44. First Meeting of the West African Sub-Committee on Soil Correlation for Soil Evaluation and Management, Accra, Ghana, 12-19 June 1972.*
  • 45. Report of the Ad Hoc Expert Consultation on Land Evaluation, Rome, Italy, 6-8 January 1975.*
  • 46. First Meeting of the Eastern African Sub-Committee for Soil Correlation and Land Evaluation, Nairobi, Kenya, 11-16 March 1974.*
  • 47. Second Meeting of the Eastern African Sub-Committee for Soil Correlation and Land Evaluation, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 25-30 October 1976.*
  • 48. Report on the Agro-Ecological Zones Project, Vol. 1 - Methodology and Results for Africa, 1978. Vol. 2 - Results for Southwest Asia, 1978.*
  • 49. Report of an Expert Consultation on Land Evaluation Standards for Rainfed Agriculture, Rome, Italy, 25-28 October 1977.*
  • 50. Report of an Expert Consultation on Land Evaluation Criteria for Irrigation, Rome, Italy, 27 February-2 March 1979.*
  • 51. Third Meeting of the Eastern African Sub-Committee for Soil Correlation and Land Evaluation, Lusaka, Zambia, 18-30 April 1978.*
  • 52. Land Evaluation Guidelines for Rainfed Agriculture, Report of an Expert Consultation, 12-14 December 1979.*
  • 53. Fourth Meeting of the West African Sub-Committee for Soil Correlation and Land Evaluation, Banjul, The Gambia, 20-27 October 1979.*
  • 54. Fourth Meeting of the Eastern African Sub-Committee for Soil Correlation and Land Evaluation, Arusha, Tanzania, 27 October-4 November 1980.*
  • 55. Cinquième réunion du Sous-Comité Ouest et Centre africain de corrélation des sols pour la mise en valeur des terres, Lomé, Togo, 7-12 décembre 1981.*
  • 56. Fifth Meeting of the Eastern African Sub-Committee for Soil Correlation and Land Evaluation, Wad Medani, Sudan, 5-10 December 1983.*
  • 57. Sixième réunion du Sous-Comité Ouest et Centre Africain de corrélation des sols pour la mise en valeur des terres, Niamey, Niger, 6-12 février 1984.*
  • 58. Sixth Meeting of the Eastern African Sub-Committee for Soil Correlation and Land Evaluation, Maseru, Lesotho, 9-18 October 1985.*
  • 59. Septième réunion du Sous-Comité Ouest et Centre africain de corrélation des sols pour la mise en valeur des terres, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 10-17 novembre 1985.*
  • 60. Revised Legend, Soil Map of the World, FAO/Unesco/ISRIC, 1988. Reprinted 1990.
  • 61. Huitième réunion du Sous-Comité Ouest et Centre africain de corrélation des sols pour la mise en valeur des terres, Yaoundé, Cameroun, 19-28 janvier 1987.*
  • 62. Seventh Meeting of the East and Southern African Sub-Committee for Soil Correlation and Evaluation, Gaborone, Botswana, 30 March-8 April 1987.*
  • 63. Neuvième réunion du Sous-Comité Ouest et Centre africain de corrélation des sols pour la mise en valeur des terres, Cotonou, Bénin, 14-23 novembre 1988.*
  • 64. FAO-ISRIC Soil Database (SDB), 1989.*
  • 65. Eighth Meeting of the East and Southern African Sub-Committee for Soil Correlation and Land Evaluation, Harare, Zimbabwe, 9-13 October 1989.*
  • 66. World soil resources. An explanatory note on the FAO World Soil Resources Map at 1:25 000 000 scale. Rev. 1, 1993.
  • 67. Digitized Soil Map of the World, Volume 1: Africa. Volume 2: North and Central America. Volume 3: Central and South America. Volume 4: Europe and West of the Urals. Volume 5: North East Asia. Volume 6: Near East and Far East. Volume 7: South East Asia and Oceania. Release 1.0, November 1991.
  • 68. Land Use Planning Applications. Proceedings of the FAO Expert Consultation 1990, Rome, 10-14 December 1990.
  • 69. Dixième réunion du Sous-Comité Ouest et Centre africain de corrélation des sols pour la mise en valeur des terres, Bouaké, Odienné, Côte d'Ivoire, Côte d'Ivoire, 5-12 november 1990.
  • 70. Ninth Meeting of the East and Southern African Sub-Committee for Soil Correlation and Land Evaluation, Lilongwe, Malawi, 25 November - 2 December 1991.
  • 71. Agro-ecological land resources assessment for agricultural development planning. A case study of Kenya. Main Report, 1994 (E). Technical Annex: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 (PDF Versions: Main report, Technical Annex: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8)
  • 72. Computerized systems of land resources appraisal for agricultural development, 1993.
  • 73. FESLM: an international framework for evaluating sustainable land management, 1993.
  • 74. Global and national soils and terrain digital databases (SOTER), 1995. E/F/S
  • 75 . AEZ in Asia. Proceedings of the Regional Workshop on Agro-ecological Zones Methodology and Applications, Bangkok, Thailand, 17-23 November 1991.
  • 76. Green manuring for soil productivity improvement, 1994.
  • 77. Onzième réunion du Sous-Comité Ouest et Centre africain de corrélation des sols pour la mise en valeur des terres, Ségou, Mali, 18-26 janvier 1993.
  • 78. Land degradation in South Asia: its severity, causes and effects upon the people, 1994.
  • 79. Status of sulphur in soils and plants of thirty countries, 1994.
  • 80. Soil survey: perspectives and strategies for the 21st century, 1995.
  • 81. Multilingual soil database, 1995.
  • 82. Potential for forage legumes of land in West Africa, 1995.
  • 83. Douzième réunion du Sous-Comité Ouest et Centre africain de corrélation des sols pour la mise en valeur des terres, Bangui, République Centrafricain, 5-10 décembre 1994.
  • 84. World reference base for soil resources, 1998.
  • 85. Soil fertility initiative for sub-Saharan Africa, 1999.
  • 86. Prevention of land degradation, enhancement of carbon sequestration and conservation of biodiversity through land use change and sustainable land management with a focus on Latin America and the Caribbean, 1999.
  • 87. AEZWIN: an interactive multi-criteria analysis tool for land resources appraisal, 1999.
  • 88. Sistemas de uso de la tierra en los trópicos húmedos y la emisión y sequestro de CO2, 2000.
  • 89. Land resources information systems for food security in SADC countries, 2000.
  • 90. Land resource potential and constraints at regional and country levels, 2000.
  • 91. The European soil information system, 2000.
  • 92. Carbon sequestration projects under the clean development mechanism to address land degradation, 2000 (E)
  • 93. Land resources information systems in Asia, 2000 (E)
  • 94. Lecture notes on the major soils of the world, 2001 (E)
  • 95. Land resources information systems in the Caribbean, 2001 (E)
  • 96. Soil carbon sequestration for improved land management, 2001 (E S)
  • 97. Land degradation assessment in drylands – LADA project, 2002 (E)
  • 98. Quatorzième réunion du Sous-Comité Ouest et Centre africain de corrélation des sols pour la mise en valeur des terres, 2002 (F)
  • 99. Land resources information systems in the Near East, 2002 (E)
  • 100. Data sets, indicators and methods to assess land degradation in drylands, 2003 (E)
  • 101. Biological Management of Soil Ecosystems for Sustainable Agriculture, 2003 (E)
  • 102. Carbon sequestration in dryland soils, 2004 (E)
  • 103. World reference base for soil resources 2006 - A framework for international classification, correlation and communication, 2006 (E)


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