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Soil Series Properties


Soil Series (Soil Types) Summary Information

SOILSERIES Info is tabular data that can be used in conjunction with any of the NATMAP products, excepting NATMAP Soilscapes.

SOILSERIES Info provides basic information on the soil series, including the modern definition of the soil. This is useful for those who want to have a description of the soil series within their area.

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  • SOILSERIES Info is provided at no charge, when leased with any NATMAP product.

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SOILSERIES Info data and description

The table below describes the various properties within this data product. Each table contains the information outlined below.

Property Example from data Description
SERIES 4 Soil series code for each series, this is a 4 digit numeric code
SUBGROUP 10.24 Number used to define a subgroup incorporating the major group, group and subgroup i.e.3.11, being the third level of soil taxonomic classification based on features which further define the inherent characteristics of the soil material
MODERN_DEFINITION humified peat Modern definition of the soil in this soil series (soil type)