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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 Westmoreland hills / Backslope 60% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Guernsey hills / Backslope 20% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 slopes of about 30 percent 5% Inclusion None
Soil Type 4 Bethesda hills 5% Inclusion None
Soil Type 5 Berks hills 5% Inclusion Similar Data [1] *
Soil Type 6 Westmore hills 5% Inclusion None

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: Westmoreland-Guernsey silt loams, 40 to 70 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: WrF
Map Unit Area: 7392 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): 13.83 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Moderately well drained
Hydric Conditions: 0
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 84 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 84 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: 109 cm
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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