mySoil App | Growing our knowledge


App | Growing our knowledge

mySoil gives you access to a comprehensive European soil properties map within a single app. Discover what lies beneath your feet and help us to build a community dataset by submitting your own soil information.

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mySoil Reviews

‘Fantastic to have this information in the palm of your hand when you're on site.’

Dean Morrison

‘This is a really interesting App. While of great practical use to gardeners, it also a gives a fascinating insight into where geological changes take place.’


‘Excellent little free app. Informative and helpful and has been useful for gardening by telling me soil type and ph.’

Nogbad the bad


mySoil has been made possible through collaboration with several major research organisations, including:

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European coverage

Discover the latest soil mapping data from across Europe.

More detailed data is available for UK.

Soil information

Learn more about the soil beneath your feet with up-to-date information; including soil pH, texture, depth, organic matter and temperature.

Citizen science

mySoil need your help!

Join our growing community by submitting your own soil data to help us better understand this precious resource.

Keep in touch

Join the growing conversation with our App Developer Network and mySoil Twitter feed.

Terms and conditions

By uploading and depositing photos or materials, you, as depositor, do so on the understanding they may be used/re-used by others.

By depositing photos and materials you take full responsibility:

  1. to ensure that they are owned by you (or you have permission to do so); and
  2. understand that liability regarding their use/re-use may lie with you as depositor.

If there are doubts about ownership, check first before making a deposit on BGS citizen science sites.

BGS Citizen Science operates under the code of a:
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License
Creative Commons License


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