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 Gessie flood plains / Toeslope 90% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Shoals flood plains / Toeslope
flood plains / Footslope
3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Eel flood-plain steps / Toeslope 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Stonelick flood plains / Toeslope 2% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Fox stream terraces / Summit 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: Gessie silt loam, 0 to 2 percent slopes, frequently flooded
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: Ge
Map Unit Area: 3222 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: Prime farmland if protected from flooding or not frequently flooded during the growing season
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 19.33 cm
Max Flood Freq: Frequent
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Well drained
Hydric Conditions: 0
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 153 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 153 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. Miami (S1982IN107001) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]