Key documents and publications
Explore the extensive publication record of Manaaki Whenua and its predecessor organisations.
New Zealand's digital soil map
Explore fundamental soil data, create custom soil maps and download soil factsheets for your land.
Legacy Map Viewer
A tool to spatially explore the 'legacy' soil maps produced by NZ Soil Bureau and predecessors between 1932 and 1989.
Manaaki Whenua's soil labs
We offer a wide range of analytical services for soil, plant, and water samples.
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).