This data collection is underpinned by a collation of the best available nationally consistent soils data and information. Five soil variables have been produced as gridded/raster surfaces (250m) across continental Australia.


Citation and attribution: National soil data provided by the Australian Collaborative Land Evaluation Program ACLEP, endorsed through the National Committee on Soil and Terrain NCST (


Licence: CC-BY Attribution 3.0


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Includes: 5 variables at 1 resolution

  • Australian Soil Classification
  • Bulk density (0-30cm)
  • Clay content percentage (0-30cm)
  • Plant available water capacity (0-1m)
  • pH (calcium chloride 1:5) (0-30cm)

  • 9 arcmin