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Soil Survey Maps and Reports

Soil Survey Maps and Reports

Soil Survey Information for Maryland and the District of Columbia

Soil Data Mart - Official USDA soils interpretive reports and downloadable tabular and spatial data.

Web Soil Survey - Official USDA soils information, interactive soils maps and reports.

Maps of Selected Soil Properties

The following documents require Adobe Acrobat

Major Land Resource Areas of Maryland and the District of Columbia(MLRA map) (PDF; 753 KB)
Hydrologic Soil Group Map (PDF; 2 MB)
Land Capability Class Map (PDF; 3 MB)
Farmland Classification Map (PDF; 2 MB)
Drainage Class Map (PDF; 3 MB)


Contact

Dean Cowherd
State Soil Scientist (acting)
Email: dean.cowherd@md.usda.gov
Phone: 443-482-2913