Agricultural land use mapping resources in NSW: User's guide


This user’s guide outlines the current datasets and terminology used to map agricultural lands or some of agriculture's dependent resources within NSW for land use planning purposes.

This primefact includes:

  • Using the maps
  • Important Agricultural Land (IAL)
  • Regional farmland mapping
  • Land and Soil Capability (LSC)
  • Critical Industry Cluster (CIC)
  • Biophysical Strategic Agricultural Land (BSAL)
  • Agricultural Land Classification (ALC)
  • Other Mapping Datasets


Primefact 1538 First Edition

Published: Feb 2017