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 Fallsington flats / Footslope 48% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Fallsington flats / Footslope 27% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Woodstown flats 9% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Hammonton flats 8% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Othello flats / Toeslope 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: Fallsington sandy loams, 0 to 2 percent slopes, Northern Tidewater Area
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: FadA
Map Unit Area: 27553 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: Farmland of statewide importance
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 16.5 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 83
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 13 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 13 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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