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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 Shady flood plains / Summit
flood plains / Shoulder
flood plains / Backslope
60% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Hamblen flood plains / Summit
flood plains / Shoulder
flood plains / Backslope
30% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Minor components 10% 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: Shady-Hamblen complex, 0 to 3 percent slopes, occasionally flooded
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: Sh
Map Unit Area: 1296 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: All areas are prime farmland
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 17.4 cm
Max Flood Freq: Occasional
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Moderately well drained
Hydric Conditions: 0
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 53 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: n/a
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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