Story: Soil investigation

Drafting a soil map

Drafting a soil map

By the 1950s some aspects of soil surveying had changed little since the beginning of the century. Here, Bill Rennie painstakingly drafts a map.

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P. J. Tonkin, 'Soil investigation - DSIR soil science: 1930–1950', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/14190/drafting-a-soil-map (accessed 18 November 2019)

Story by P. J. Tonkin, published 24 Sep 2007