Crowdsourced CEH Land Cover Map 2007 validation

This map presents crowdsourced data validating the CEH Land Cover Map 2007 from users of the UK Soil Observatory and the mySoil mobile app. This citizen science dataset focuses on the United Kingdom.

Points on the map indicate locations where records validating the CEH Land Cover Map 2007 have been submitted. Links through to access these records and any photographs are provided.

It is hoped that these crowdsourced records can be used to validate and improve our own data holdings and lead to the creation of new community data products.

This crowdsourced CEH Land Cover Map 2007 validation data is licensed under the Open Government Licence.

Community soil property observations

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Title Crowdsourced CEH Land Cover Map 2007 validation
Source UK Soil Observatory and mySoil user community
Enquiries BGS Enquiries
Scale(s) Point data
Coverage Great Britain
Format GIS spatial point data
Price A free WMS service is available. A free smartphone app is also available.
Uses Local to national level use
Downloads A composite download is not available at this time (we are currently compiling the data to make it available under the Open Government Licence. Each validation record can be downloaded individually via the WMS, UKSO map viewer or the mySoil mobile app.
Map viewer View in UKSO Map Viewer.
WMS link https://map.bgs.ac.uk/arcgis/services/UKSO/
UKSO_Crowdsourced/MapServer/WmsServer?
Images High resolution | low resolution