Landcare Data Use License
This dataset was first added to LRIS Portal on 18 Aug 2010.
E. Janice Willoughby
Landcare Research NZ Ltd
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Soil Map of Franklin County
Orbell, G.E. 1977: Soil map of part Franklin County, South Auckland, New Zealand
Scale 1:63 360. Part N.Z. Soil Survey Report 33.
Peter F J Newsome
The dataset contains polygons of soils of Franklin County mapped at 1:63 360. The attributes contain the soil series and the soil classification. No analytical properties of the soil are included.
Soil, Land Resource, Soil Conservation, Land Management, Land Planning
Franklin County, Waikato, North Island, New Zealand
These data were mapped at 1:63 360 and should not be used at scales greater than this.
As soil variabliity is usually very high, the polygons in this map are not necessarily pure and so may contain inclusions of other known, and variants of unknown soils.
Microsoft Windows XP Version 5.1 (Build 2600) Service Pack 2; ESRI ArcCatalog 184.108.40.2060
A delivery fee plus a data management fee/royalty for commercial use.
Mail, Fax, E-mail the distributor, stating the extent of the required data and the nature of the intended use.
2 working weeks
The Soil Survey was carried out in 1967-70 by G.E. Orbell, Soil Bureau, DSIR.This map was published in 1976. It was digitised in 2002 and the data were stored in ArcGIS. NZSC was determined in 2002.Incidental error correction has been carried out as necessary.
Licence in preparation