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Soil Classification

Data on the location of different soil classification units found in the province of Bohol and its municipalities maintained by the Bureau of Soils and Water Management (BSWM) of the Department of Agriculture which are grouped according to their external or internal characteristics and expressed in percentages. Soils are classified into clay, clay loam, silty clay loam, silty loam, loam, sandy loam, and sand. Updated every five years, starting 2000. Available at the Provincial Planning and Development Office (PPDO) in PDF. Useful in determining suitability for crop production, forest and infrastructure development.



Contact Engr. Ronilita M. Bunado or Engr. Alexander Chatto
2/F Capitol Compound, Tagbilaran City, Bohol 6300
Telephone (+38) 411-2088 or 501-9970
or Email
(Address letter request to Atty. John Titus J. Vistal,
Provincial Planning and Development Coordinator)