Map Unit Composition
Map units consist of 1 or more soil types, commonly referred to as "components".
Component Name Geomorphic Position Area Fraction Component Type Horizon Data
Soil Type 1 Rains marine terraces 58% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Rains marine terraces 24% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Lynchburg marine terraces 10% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Pantego flats 8% Inclusion YES

Note: links to horizon data marked with an * are approximate.


Map Unit Data What is a Map Unit?
Cartographic information about this map unit.
Map Unit Name: Rains sandy loam, 0 to 2 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: Ra
Map Unit Area: 71624 acres total in survey area
Raw Map Unit Data
Raw Component Data (All Components)

Map Unit Aggregated Data
Generalized soils information within this map unit.
Farmland Class: Prime farmland if drained
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 13.33 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 90
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 0 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 20 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
Links to any NSSL point data within this map unit.