Soils at Manaaki Whenua

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.

Key publications

  • Manaaki Whenua Press
    Soil-related books and monographs published by Manaaki Whenua Press.

  • Science Publications
    Search Manaaki Whenua’s science publications database.

  • Publications
    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.

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