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Soil Series Properties

SERIES Pesticides

Soil Series (Soil Types) Pesticide Fate and Behaviour Information

SOILSERIES Pesticides is tabular data that can be used in conjunction with any of the NATMAP products, excepting NATMAP soilscapes. If you are interested in procuring our Catchment Information System, CatchIS, then SOILSERIES Pesticides is the accompanying dataset that you should lease.

SOILSERIES Pesticides includes information useful for pesticide fate and behaviour studies and control modelling. The dataset includes the two key datasets pesticide leaching and pesticide runoff classes. These are particularly useful for groundwater monitoring in relation to pesticide use within the catchment, and those concerned with environmental management and water resources management.

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SOILSERIES Pesticides 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
GWPP_LEACH I2 Ground Water Protection Policy category of soil leaching potential, see Hollis (1991)
PEST_LEACH I2sp Pesticide leaching potential class, see Hollis (1991)
PEST_RUNOFF S4h Pesticide surface water runoff class, a concatenation of RUNOFF and ADSORPTION, see Hollis (1991)