Ontario pedon data compilation

This dataset contains agricultural and forested soil profile data collected through field activities of the Ontario soil survey. It includes the following information collected during soil survey and mapping activities:

  • site information:
    • site identifier
    • land use
    • latitude
    • longitude
  • morphological horizon information:
    • soil horizon names
    • depths
    • structure
    • colour
  • chemical and physical data from laboratory analyses:
    • soil carbon
    • pH
    • salinity
    • texture

The Ontario soil survey is responsible for maintenance and updates of soil maps in Ontario, including interpretive ratings such as the Canada Land Inventory Agricultural Capability rating for soils in Ontario. Learn more about Ontario’s soil data.

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Geographic coverage Ontario
Geography Breakdown None
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Last Validated Date 2022-04-01
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