Key Documents and Publications
Manaaki Whenua and its predecessors have a rich heritage of materials on soils. For publications it is a good idea to use the MWLR Digital Library as a starting point.
- Soil Survey publications
Reports published by the Soil Bureau on the results of soil surveys around the country.
- Manaaki Whenua Press
Soil-related books and monographs published by Manaaki Whenua Press.
- Science Publications
Search Manaaki Whenua’s science publications database.
Manaaki Whenua Science publications, corporate publications, innovation stories, newsletters, factsheets, books and monographs.
- Visual Soil Assessment guides
The VSA Field Guide contains all the information necessary to carry out visual soil assessment on your land.
- Soil Horizons newsletter
Issues covered by our 'Soil Horizons' newsletter include soil quality; land rehabilitation; impacts of wastewaters, nitrates, pesticides, and heavy metals on the environment; cropland erosion and soil degradation; non-point source pollution on land and water resources; and greenhouse gases.
The newsletter is published annually.