National Pedon Database
The National Pedon Database (NPDB) contains pedon data that has been collected from across Canada. The pedon is the basic unit of soil in the Canadian system of soil classification. The NPDB aims to provide quality-assessed and standardized pedon data. Data from the NPDB can be used in digital soil mapping and a variety of environmental modeling applications.
- standardized data for over 100 soil properties
- harmonized location data with defined geographical accuracy
- historical records dating back to 1943
Location of Pedons in Canada
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Download the Data
The National Pedon Database is made available for download on Open Data