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 Elmira variant 75% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Capehorn flood plains 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Pywell flood plains 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Hoodoo flood plains 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: Elmira variant loamy coarse sand, 0 to 2 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: 13
Map Unit Area: 781 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): 8.56 cm
Max Flood Freq: Rare
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 15
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 84 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 84 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. (94ID017001) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]