Acquisition, classification, interpretation and presentation of soil and land resource data
To provide reliable database on soil resources of the State for macro and micro level planning
Interpretation of soil resource data and publication of thematic maps
Reconnaissance Soil Survey of large area
Detailed Soil Survey of panchayat/watershed
User defined surveys and updating of soil survey
Identification, delineation, codification and prioritization of watersheds in Kerala State
Preparation of soil and land resource inventory reports and updation of GIS database.
Soil sample analysis for fertility, soil classification and user defined
Conservation of Soil and Water Resources for Sustainable Agricultural Production and ecorestoration.
Awareness creation on sustainable use and conservation of natural resources
Infrastructure creation in rural areas for augmenting agricultural production
Improving irrigation potential of the state
Implementation of soil and water conservation activities on watershed basis
Provide sound soil resource information to optimize resource utilisation and adopting land use as per land capability for ensuring soil health.
Disseminate information, skills and knowledge on the need for Natural Resource Conservation which would help in capacity building of the stakeholders and promote mass awareness.
Directorate of Soil Survey & Soil Conservation
Center Plaza buildings
Ph: 0471 2339899
Fax : 04712338500
Working hours : 10.15 AM to 5.15 PM
Lunch Break : 01.15 PM to 2 PM
Email Id : email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
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