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 Pintailake lake plains 45% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Eimarsh lake plains 30% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Playas lake plains 10% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 4 Pogal 5% Inclusion Similar Data [2] *
Soil Type 5 Water 5% Inclusion None
Soil Type 6 Saltair lake 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: Pintailake-Eimarsh-Playas complex, 0 to 1 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: PEP
Map Unit Area: 30452 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): 9.3 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Very poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Very poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 90
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 13 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 13 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. Saltair (02UT003001) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
2. Pintailake (02UT003002) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
3. Eimarsh (02UT003003) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]