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The digital soil map of New Zealand
The tool also allows you to create custom soil maps and download soil factsheets for specific locations.
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New Zealand's digital soil map
Explore fundamental soil data, create custom soil maps and download soil factsheets for your land.
Land Resource Information System (LRIS)
A data hub dedicated to mapping, querying and spatial analysis.
Legacy Map Viewer
Low-barrier spatial search for historic soil maps
A tool to spatially explore the 'legacy' soil maps produced by NZ Soil Bureau and predecessors between 1932 and 1989.
Our Environment Land Atlas
A website designed to help you learn about the NZ natural environments
Our Environment is an interactive, free, online service providing access to some of Manaaki Whenua´s considerable holdings of environmental data.
National Soil Data Repository (NSDR)
Our platform for soil (point) observations
Soil observations in the field and associated laboratory results are stored in the National Soils Data Repository (NSDR).
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All participants of the survey can enter the draw to win a $100 Macpac eGift card!