World Soil Survey Archive and Catalogue

Welcome to WOSSAC

Welcome to WOSSAC

WOSSAC Mission

Global soil science information

The mission of the World Soil Survey Archive and Catalogue (WOSSAC) 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 in 250 territories worldwide, with a view to ensuring their enduring availability and protection.

WOSSAC Support

A wide user-base

The WOSSAC project has the support of the British Society of Soil Science (BSSS) and the Tropical Agriculture Association (TAA), and is led by Cranfield University’s National Soil Resources Institute, UK (NSRI).