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 Reading stream terraces 85% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Chase stream terraces 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Kennebec flood plains 4% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Muscotah flood plains 4% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Olmitz hillslopes / Footslope 1% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Wabash flood plains 1% 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: Reading silt loam, rarely flooded
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: 7170
Map Unit Area: 21 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): 20.8 cm
Max Flood Freq: Rare
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Well drained
Hydric Conditions: 1
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: n/a
[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.