Plynlimon research catchments: soil parent materials

Distribution of soil parent materials in the Severn and Wye catchments. These were mapped during the Soil Hydrology Study conducted by JP Bell in 1968-1969: Bell, J.P. (1969). The Soil Hydrology of the Plynlimon Catchments. Institute of Hydrology Report No. 8, Institute of Hydrology, Wallingford, UK.

Publication date: 2010-06-18

This dataset is part of the following

Where/When

Study area
Temporal extent
1968-12-31    to    …

Provenance & quality

This dataset was digitised from scanned paper map, most likely the soil type boundaries had been hand drawn on a paper map as a result of direct observations on site.

Correspondence/contact details

Centre for Ecology & Hydrology
Maclean Building, Benson Lane, Crowmarsh Gifford
OX10 8BB Wallingford
Oxfordshire
United Kingdom
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Other contacts

Custodian
Environmental Information Data Centre
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Originator
Centre for Ecology & Hydrology
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Resource Provider
Centre for Ecology & Hydrology - Rees Section
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Spatial

Spatial representation type
Vector
Spatial reference system
OSGB 1936 / British National Grid

Tags

Topic categories
Inland Waters
INSPIRE Theme
Soil
Keywords
cyff,  gwy,  hafren,  hore,  hydrochemistry,  hydrology,  iago,  plynlimon,  Rees Section severn,  Soil Soil tanllwyth,  United Kingdom Wales water quality,  wye