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Soil Informational Resources

Soil Overview Information

Soil: The Dirty Secrets of a Living Landscape. Oregon State University Extension. 

Oregon Envirothon Soil and Land Use Manual. Bureau of Land Management and Natural Resource Conservation Service.

Soil Basics. Soil Science Society of America. 

Soil in Jackson County: Importance and Amendments. JSWCD.

Jackson County Soils

Irrigated Soils Map. Jackson County GIS.

Nonirrigated Soils Map. Jackson County GIS.

Web Soil Survey. National Resource Conservation Service. *Use to create a soil report for specific property

Soil Management

Soil Health Principles and Practices. USDA. 

Soil Testing. Oregon State University Small Farms Program.

Hedgerows Factsheet. JSWCD.

Garden Soil and Compost. Oregon State University Extension. 

Forests and Woodlands: Protecting an Ecosytem. Oregon State University Extension. (2019).

Oregon's Forest Protection Laws: An Illustrated Manual. Oregon Forest Resources Institute. (2018).

Plant Lists for erosion control

Erosion Control Plant List_19-03-21.pdfHedgerow Plant List_21-08-10.pdf