The state of New Zealand's soils
Results from the national environmental reporting
We are losing some 192 million tonnes of soil a year. That’s the equivalent of four-hundred-thousand dump trucks of soil unloaded every week.
New Zealand's digital soil map
Explore fundamental soil data, create custom soil maps and download soil factsheets for your land.
Soil quality and monitoring
Soil quality is a broad concept and describes whether a soil is well suited to how it is being used.
Current and upcoming soil surveys
Get an overview of ongoing and upcoming soils surveys in New Zealand.