Geology and Soil

The Geology and Soils element of the Environmental Dashboard provides data for the following element measures: geology, soil type and soil characteristics, any soil disturbances, and geologic and soil based hazards throughout the Central Wasatch.

Geology and Soil Measures & Sub-Measures

  • Soil Type
  • Soil Productivity
  • Erosion
  • Mines
  • Fill
  • Water Quality
  • Landslides
  • Debris and Rock Flow
  • Avalanches
  • Water Flooding
  • Earthquakes

Get Involved

The Central Wasatch Commission welcomes your involvement in the Environmental Dashboard! If you have relevant geology and soil data to share, you may submit it to the Central Wasatch Commission below. Your submission will be reviewed by CWC staff, and the Environmental Dashboard development team. If determined to be credible data, your submission will be included in the “Citizen Science” section of the Environmental Dashboard.

To date, the development of the Environmental Dashboard has cost nearly $500,000. The Central Wasatch Commission is committed to maintaining the Dashboard in order to make credible and the most comprehensive data on the Central Wasatch Mountains available to the public. Your monetary donation will help ensure the Dashboard remains a functional and accessible tool for everyone who uses and loves the Central Wasatch.

*All donations go directly to the necessary ongoing maintenance of the Environmental Dashboard.