This publication provides a simple, standardised and easy-to-understand way to recognise the most common soils in Western Australia.
It is designed to:
1) Provide a standard way of giving common names to the main soils of the State;
2) Provide a simple method to identify them;
3) Assist with the communication of soils information at a general level.
Number of Pages
Soil, soil classification, soil type, soil group, Western Australia
Schoknecht, N R, and Pathan, S. (2013), Soil groups of Western Australia: a simple guide to the main soils of Western Australia (4th edn). Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development, Western Australia, Perth. Report 380.
Maps are not included as part of the complete document download. If this report contains a map, it will be available in the Individual Parts list below.
Soil Groups of Western Australia Part 2a - Soil Group factsheets.pdf (4413 kB)
Soil Groups of Western Australia Part 2b - Soil Group Factsheets.pdf (5697 kB)
Soil Groups of Western Australia Part 3 - Appendices and Distribution maps.pdf (4669 kB)
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