The dataset contains polygons of soils of Kaingaroa Plateau, mapped at 1:100 000. This dataset is compiled from earlier reports by Pullar (1980), Vucetich et al (1960), and Vucetich and Wells (1978). The attributes contain the soil series and the soil classification. No analytical properties of the soil are included.
The Soil Survey was compiled by Rijske. (DSIR, Soil Bureau in 1988).
This map was published in 1988. It was digitised in 1992 and the data were stored in ArcGIS.
NZSC was determined in 2005.
Incidental error correction has been carried out as necessary.
These data were mapped at 1:100 000 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.
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Soil, Land Resource, Soil Conservation, Land Management, Land Planning
Franklin County, Waikato, North Island, New Zealand