The soils map layer provides soil map unit boundaries and related soil series information. A soil series is a named soil type that has unique physical and chemical characteristics.

Use soils information to:

  • Determine the suitability of soils to support a given land use type.
  • View locations of wet soils in a region.

Soils Products and Services

Explore soils maps and information using the MapWise GIS Map Viewer.

Available Soils Map Layers


SSURGO soils are the most detailed soil maps available. The maps are part of soil surveys that were done by the Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS). Multiple soil properties are included in the soil attribute table, e.g. hydric soils.
Usable Map Scale Range
1:6,000 to 1:100,000
Available Counties and Year
Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Brevard, Broward, Charlotte, Citrus, Clay, Collier, Columbia, Leon, Miami-Dade, Desoto, Dixie, Duval, Flagler, Gilchrist, Glades, Hamilton, Hardee, Hendry, Hernando, Hillsborough, Indian River, Jefferson, Lafayette, Lake, Lee, Levy, Madison, Manatee, Marion, Martin, Monroe, Nassau, Okeechobee, Orange, Osceola, Palm Beach, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Putnam, Sarasota, Seminole, St Johns, St Lucie, Sumter, Suwannee, Taylor, Union, Volusia.
Soils Map Sample
Soils Map Sample