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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 Yemassee marine terraces
stream terraces
40% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Garcon flood plains
marine terraces
30% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Bigbee stream terraces
marine terraces
22% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 4 Johnston marine terraces
flood plains
2% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Rutlege depressions
marine terraces
2% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Bibb flood plains
marine terraces
2% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 7 Kinston flood plains
marine terraces
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: Yemassee, Garcon, and Bigbee soils, occasionally flooded
Map Unit Type: Undifferentiated group
Map Unit Symbol: 50
Map Unit Area: 17680 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): 11.24 cm
Max Flood Freq: Occasional
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Somewhat poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Somewhat poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 8
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 38 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 59 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
Links to any NSSL point data within this map unit.
1. Bigbee (1996-FL091-S46_011) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
2. Kirkville (1996-FL091-S46_012) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]