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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 Downer low hills / Backslope 45% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Unicorn low hills / Backslope
low hills / Footslope
35% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Fort Mott knolls 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Ingleside low hills / Backslope
low hills / Footslope
fluviomarine terraces / Backslope
fluviomarine terraces / Footslope
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Longmarsh flood plains 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Galestown fluviomarine terraces
3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 7 Sassafras low hills / Backslope 2% 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: Downer and Unicorn soils, 10 to 15 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Undifferentiated group
Map Unit Symbol: DUD
Map Unit Area: 2047 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: Not prime farmland
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 14.36 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Well drained
Hydric Conditions: 5
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 114 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 165 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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