Historical Soil Information

Preserving valuable soil information and making it available to the next generation of land managers is a key priority for us.

We are currently collecting and assessing many documents,  with the aim of preserving historical soil information.  Simply because data is old does not mean that is isn’t valuable. Indeed, legacy information may be the best that is available.    Watch this space……

See our YouTube channel for a series of historical NSW Soil Conservation Service videos.  Topics include water ponding, construction of contour banks, conservation farming and many more……



(Photo – Vera Hong)