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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 Lowell ridges / Shoulder
ridges / Summit
50% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Westmoreland ridges / Shoulder
ridges / Summit
35% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Culleoka ridges / Backslope
ridges / Shoulder
ridges / Summit
10% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Westmore ridges / Summit 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: Lowell-Westmoreland silt loams, 8 to 15 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: LwC
Map Unit Area: 8 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): 15.19 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Moderately well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Moderately well drained
Hydric Conditions: 0
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 114 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: n/a
Min Bedrock Depth: 112 cm
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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