By British Geological Survey
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View a map of the soil in your local area, retrieve descriptions of the soil depth, texture, pH, soil temperature, organic matter content and dominant habitats across the UK.
European users can view a map of the soil parent material and access soil depth, texture and dominant habitats.
Build up a community of soil information by sending us photos and details about your soil.
Search on places, then click on the map and reveal a description the soil beneath your feet.
mySoil is for anyone with an interest in the soil in Europe including gardeners and vegetable growers, allotment owners, farmers and agricultural specialists, schools and colleges, environmentalists and landuse planners.
mySoil combines soil information from the British Geological Survey, the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, the EU Joint Research Centre (JRC), and the Met Office. Discover more about our soil research at the NERC Soil Portal - http://www.bgs.ac.uk/nercsoilportal
What's New in Version 2.0
- New maps and data to cover most of Europe
- Soil temperature information for the UK
- Optimised for iPhone 5
- Add records using map position
- Extra help on how to collect soil pH and Texture
- Category: Reference
- Updated: 18 May 2013
- Version: 2.0
- Size: 10.4 MB
- Language: English
- Developer: Natural Environment Research Council
- © NERC 2013. All rights reserved.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimised for iPhone 5.