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Table 1 Contextual data collected from each soil sample

From: Introducing BASE: the Biomes of Australian Soil Environments soil microbial diversity database

Soil chemical properties   
moisture Total Carbon Zinc
Ammonium Organic Carbon Exchangeable Aluminium
Nitrate Conductivity Exchangeable Calcium
Total Nitrogen pH Exchangeable Magnesium
Phosphorus Copper Exchangeable Potassium
Potassium Iron Sodium
Sulphur Manganese Boron
Soil physical properties   
Texture Color Particle size distribution
Soil/site descriptors   
Overlying vegetation identity Aspect Elevation
Slope Landscape position Land-use history
Land-use Management