Canadian Soil Information Service

The Canadian Soil Information Service (CanSIS) is an authoritative source of soil data and land resource information for Canada.

Services and information

National Soil Database

The National Soil Database contains soil, landscape, and climatic data for all of Canada

Soil interpretations

Access land use management and planning tools developed to assist in land assessment and decision making

Soil survey reports

Access individual detailed soil survey reports

Printed maps

Access the printed map collection of Canadian soils, landscapes, and climate

Canadian soil publications archive

Access the historical publications and manuals archive

Photo gallery

Access the photo gallery illustrating concepts found in the Soil Landscapes of Canada


Glossary of terms in soil science

Interactive maps

Access various interactive maps


Soil Landscapes of Canada

Access SLC v3.2

The Soil Landscapes of Canada provides information about the country's agricultural soils

National Pedon Database

Access the National Pedon Database

Access the National Pedon Database

Detailed soil survey compilations

Access Detailed Soil Survey Compilations

Access the Canadian detailed soil survey compilations

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