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The UK Soil Observatory map viewer helps you explore the soil environment where you live and puts soil maps at your fingertips.
Select from over 100 map layers contributed by a range of data providers, covering topics such as soil carbon content, moisture, texture, chemistry and geophysics. Search the catalogue of map data, zoom and pan around the maps, visualise and query the information, create prints of your own customised soil maps or download the underlying data.
Tell us about your soil. Join our growing community by submitting your own soil data to help us improve our knowledge about the properties of soils and better understand this precious resource.