The proposed changes listed below are available for comment until November 30, 2014. Please send any comments or suggestions to the acting national leader for soil survey standards, Dave Hoover, at email@example.com.
Extensively revised and updated throughout. Documented procedures to be used in receiving, processing, reviewing and approving proposals for Amendments to Soil Taxonomy, establishes the International Committee on Soil Taxonomy. Extensive updates to the section on Soil Series descriptions and content and includes new exhibits on rounding and significant digits in OSDs.