Topsoil Organic Matter in Scotland

Topsoil Organic Matter in Scotland


Click here for tips on using the Topsoil OM tool

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To hide the graph click somewhere in the map where there is no soil (e.g. water or built-up areas), or click on the 'Hide/show panels' button at the top right.

A 'thumbs up' or 'thumbs down' icon is shown if the user's soil OM value is higher or lower than the typical value, unless the soil is an organic soil as this needs further discussion.

Soil map legend Click here to visit Scotland's Soils website Click here for full information from Soil Indicators for Scotland's Soils

Type your measured topsoil OM value and click the location on the map

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