Welcome to WOSSAC
Global soil science information
The mission of the World Soil Survey Archive and Catalogue (WOSSAC) at Cranfield University, UK, is to provide a secure home for soil survey reports, maps, imagery and photographs produced by British companies and surveyors overseas over the last 80 years from some 276 territories worldwide, with a view to ensuring their enduring availability and protection.
Search the WOSSAC Archive
Textual and map-based searches
The WOSSAC site offers a range of means to search and access the materials held in the archive collections. The seach box to the left offers a quick means to search, alternatively select the Seach Catalogue option from the top menu. This allows you to make a full search across the entire catalogue or to make a more refined search. Alternatively, search using a map.