Soil Site Reporter

LandIS Publications

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Scanned versions of our published soil maps and books now available

Looking for a published soil map or book? Many of our published soil maps and books are also available as JPG/PDF scans. Scanned books cost the same as the hard copy (without the P&P cost). The cost of scanned versions of the maps vary depending on the scale and area covered, please contact us for a price.

You can search for available publications and maps using our Online Catalogue. When you identify the map and/or book of interest, please contact so we can check if a scanned version is available. Thank you for your support.

Maps and Books from the Cranfield Environment Centre (CEC)

Soil-related publications

Cranfield Environment Centre (CEC), incorporates the National Soil Resources Institute (NSRI) at Cranfield University, and the earlier Soil Survey and Land Research Centre (SSLRC) and, as a result, maintains all the published and unpublished paper soil reports and maps for England and Wales. CEC market a wide range of paper maps, books, technical reports and articles associated with soil and land-use management.

Publications may be purchased by completing our Order Form and returning it to the address below. For information on application forms, licences and terms and conditions, please consult the documentation listed below.

  1. Order form for maps and publications.
  2. Application form for map and information publication licence.
  3. Map and information publication licences.
  4. Map and information publication licence agreement terms and conditions.
  5. For those wishing to publish Cranfield Environment Centre soil maps and other information in a printed publication or digital product.
  6. Application form for map and information reproduction licence.
  7. Map and information reproduction licences.
  8. Map and information reproduction licence agreement terms and conditions.
  9. Student application to reproduce published material.
  10. Soil Information and Data Policy.

Map holdings

Location of our soil maps

The location of our maps are provided below. Select the desired scales from the selection below to see the location of each set of maps available. Alternatively you can view the locations of our maps in a GIS tool, or Google Earth by downloading the appropriate files listed beneath the map viewer below.

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Obtaining publications

How to purchase maps and books

If you have any questions or comments, please contact Sara Larman, the Publications Officer and Administrative Coordinator on (01234) 758286.

You can directly contact us by email as well:

We are always happy to help over the phone, or by e-mail, so if you have any questions, please ask.

For payments towards products, materials and services, please note our secure online payments system, powered by Worldpay, which accepts online payments.

Sara Larman
Data Licencing Manager
Cranfield Environment Centre
Cranfield University
Bullock Building (B53)
Cranfield campus
MK43 0AL
(01234) 758286
Office hours are Mon to Fri 9:00am to 3:30pm
Sara Larman LandIS web page
Institute home page


A number of reports a d articles of interest are available for consultation and download in our downloads section.

About Us

LandIS, or the Land Information System is one of the offerings of the Cranfield Environment Centre (CEC). Incorporating the National Soil Resources Institute, we are the largest UK national and international centre for research and development, consultancy and training in soils and their interaction with the atmosphere, land use, geology and water resources.

Cranfield Environment Centre
Cranfield University
Bullock Building (B53)
Cranfield campus
MK43 0AL
(01234) 752992

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