Soils data is available on the web – http://websoilsurvey.nrcs.usda.gov/app/HomePage.htm
Click on the big “Green” start button and begin to explore the national soils database. *User Note: When using the Web Soil Survey, as you select criteria, the site stores it in your “shopping cart,” this information is FREE!
Not completely computer savy or prefer paper, the District has digital and paper copies of the County’s Soil Survey free of charge, stop in or call if you would like a copy!
The link below shows weather data from from the University of Maryland, Western Maryland Research & Education Center.
Soil temperature is located at the bottom of the web page and under the heading “Extra Sensors – Extra Temp 2”.