Land Use Allocation to Soil and Landforms by Year

Language:

Bilingual (English and French)

Program Alignment Architecture:

Science, Innovation, Adoption and Sustainability

Date Published:

2017-10-26

Date Released:

2017-10-31

Organization:

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Open Government Portal Url:

http://open.canada.ca/data/en/dataset/50d93412-ae52-4d0a-ba7e-a780e6fd1695

Description:

The ‘Land use allocation to Soils and Landforms by year’ dataset links agricultural land use activities to soils and landscapes within Soil Landscapes of Canada (SLC) polygons. The land use allocations to soils area datasets were generated on an annual time step (1971-2015). Agricultural land use is categorized and allocated based on the following general land use types: Annual cropland, Perennial cropland, Specialty Crops, Improved pasture and Unimproved Pasture.