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This report documents the process of placing the most recent and detailed mapping of Western Australia's Rangelands and Arid interior that is available into a hierarchy of soil-landscape mapping units. It also provides descriptions of the soil-landscape regions, provinces and zones identified.


Western Australia, Exmouth (WA Shire), Ord River region (WA), Murchison region (WA), Nullarbor region (WA), Stirling Range region (WA), Great Sandy Desert (WA), Ashburton River region (WA), Greenough River region (WA), Northern Australia, Soil degradation, Central Australia, Geology, Landscape, Kimberley region (WA), Great Victoria Desert (WA), Sturt Plateau (N.T.), Soil, Kalgoorlie region (WA), Climate, Fitzroy River region (WA), Carnarvon region (WA), Avon River region (WA), Fortescue River region (WA), Land use


Agriculture | Natural Resources Management and Policy | Soil Science | Water Resource Management

Characteristic_Soils_Rangelands_of WA.pdf (3634 kB)
Characteristic soils of the Rangelands of Western Australia

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