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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 Garcon marine terraces
flood plains
35% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Bigbee marine terraces
stream terraces
30% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Yemassee stream terraces
marine terraces
20% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 4 Pelham marine terraces
flats
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Albany marine terraces
ridges
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Weston flats
marine terraces
5% 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: Garcon-Bigbee-Yemassee complex, 0 to 5 percent slopes, occasionally flooded
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: 46
Map Unit Area: 980 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): 9.59 cm
Max Flood Freq: Occasional
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Somewhat poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Somewhat poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 10
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 38 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 38 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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