Land, soil and vegetation information
Land, soil and vegetation information is available across the Northern Territory (NT) in the form of maps, datasets and reports.
- spatial data and derived map products in a range of formats including GIS data and PDF
- map unit descriptions of landform, soil and/or vegetation
- landscape, vegetation and soil profile descriptions
- technical reports
- general land suitability.
Detailed information is available around population centres such as Darwin, Katherine, Alice Springs and some smaller towns and other areas. More general, less detailed information is available for most of the rest of the NT.
This information and mapping is available to land holders, industry, consultants and the general public.
Go to land, soil and vegetation publications to view full indexes of land, soil and vegetation mapping-related publications, and direct links to recent publications.
Go to land, soil and vegetation technical information for summaries of soil and vegetation of the NT, and guidelines for vegetation survey.
Read general information on NT Native Vegetation
View land, soil and vegetation information on NR Maps.
|Type of information||Relevant layer|
Land resources (land, soil and vegetation)
|Mapping index||Land resource survey index or view the Northern Territory Land Resource Surveys mapping status as listed under NT Land Systems or Land Units|
|Map unit details||As listed under NT Land Systems or Land Units|
|Mapping index||Vegetation resource survey index|
|Broad vegetation details||National Vegetation Information System (NVIS 2007 Level 2)|
|Soil profile information at survey sites||SALI Soil Profile Descriptions|
Use the information above to choose a dataset/s.
Then get specific maps or digital datasets by requesting data.
For more information contact Rangelands.
Last updated: 22 January 2020