An expert system to assist in the selection of management practices to reduce erosion. SOILOSS provides predictions of average annual soil loss from sheet and rill erosion on different landscapes and under different land uses based on the Universal Soil Loss Equation (USLE) and Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation (RUSLE). For more information on the USLE, see The SOILOSS program was developed by the NSW Soil Conservation Service (SCS) and was written by CJ Rosewell. MS Windows executable for 32-bit and 64-bit systems.

Data and Resources

  • Data Quality StatementPDF

    Data quality statement for SOILOSS

  • Application packageZIP

    Download the SOILOSS v5.4 Windows executable, supporting documentation and...

Metadata Summary What is metadata?

Field Value
Data Type Non-geospatial
Metadata Date 07/06/2021
Date Created 31/08/2019
Date Published 31/08/2019
Edition 5.4
Purpose Land management to reduce soil erosion
License Creative Commons Attribution 4.0
Update Frequency Data is updated as deemed necessary
Field of Research Soil erosion

Dataset extent

Geospatial Topic Environment
Language English
NSW Place Name NSW
Temporal Coverage From 31/08/2019
Datum GDA94 Geographic (Lat\Long)
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Attribution Department of Planning, Industry and Environment asserts the right to be attributed as author of the original material in the following manner: "© State Government of NSW and Department of Planning, Industry and Environment 2019"