Pedological survey service, Trexenta communal area – Sardinia

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Pedological survey service, Trexenta communal area – Sardinia

Client: AGRIS – Regional Agency for Agricultural Research
Country: Italy
Period: March 2023 – Ongoing

Project objectives:

The service consists of the pedological survey of the union area of the Trexenta municipalities and preparation of the corresponding map of land units and land use capacity at the scale 1:50,000. This activity falls within the scope of the Project “Preliminary Actions aimed at the preparation of basic cartographic drawings for the acquisition of pedological data useful for the definition of the capacity of use through the use of the telematic negotiation platform made available by the Sardinia Region’s Regional Soils Commission.

Service provided:

  • Study of pedological knowledge and preliminary surveys for survey organization;
  • Pedological survey;
  • Interpretation and processing of field and laboratory data, classification of soils, and preparation of the Map of Soil Units and Capacity of Use complete with legend;
  • Drafting of final report with attached prosaic sheets and preparation of delivery materials.

Activities performed:

  • Coordination of activities and logistical organization;
  • Pedological survey (90 profiles, 330 boreholes, 133 minipits);
  • Soil sampling and soil testing activities
  • Data entry into the Soil Database of Sardinia, field and laboratory data interpretation;
  • Classification, drafting Map of Land Units and Use Capacity;
  • Drafting final report

Final products:

  • Final report
  • Photo Archive
  • Information layer (point shapefile) of the location of the survey points
  • Information layer (polygonal shapefile) of the Land Units Map at the scale 1:50,000,
  • Legend of the Map of Land Units and Use Capacity (in xls format)
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