Soil and Water Conservation

(919) 496-3137 ext 3
101-B South Bickett Blvd
Louisburg, NC 27549

Soil and Water Conservation

The Franklin County Soil Survey is available on CD, hard copy, or on the internet.  If you would like a free copy of the soil survey, please stop by our office.  If you would like a copy mailed to you, please send your name, address and a check for $3.15 to cover postage to:

Franklin Soil & Water, 101-B South Bickett Blvd., Louisburg, NC  27549.

Please make the check payable to Franklin Soil & Water. 

The Franklin County Soil Survey can now be accessed through the NRCS Soil website.  All information in the official survey copy is now available online, including detailed soils descriptions and interpretations.  SOILS MAPS are not currently available online, but digital soils maps can be copied or printed by office staff.

To access the Franklin County Soil Survey on the internet:

  • Log on the NRCS soils website, http://soils.usda.gov 
  • Click on "Soil Survey" link
  • Click "Online Surveys" link
  • Click "North Carolina" link
  • Click "North Carolina online surveys" link
  • Click "Franklin County, North Carolina" link
  • NOTE:  You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader software installed in order to view the soil survey information.