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NH Soil Data

New Hampshire Soil Data

The following areas have soil survey data available.  When you click on the links below, you will see that the data is available for download in MS Excel spreadsheets, in html files, and through Web Soil Survey.  Official Soil Survey data is updated each year on October 1st.

For guidance in using the soil survey attribute data, please consult the "Soil Data Dictionary" for the county soil data you are using.

Other NH Soil Information

Mascoma Headwaters Project

Soil Data Dictionary (501 KB, pdf)

NH Mesic/Frigid line

Describing a soilDescribing a soil profile











For more information about New Hampshire Soils, please contact: 

Peter Whitcomb - Assistant State Soil Scientist, Concord, NH
Karen Dudley - Resource Soil Scientist, Concord, NH