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 Blount till plains / Summit
till plains / Backslope
end moraines / Footslope
end moraines / Backslope
ground moraines / Summit
ground moraines / Backslope
85% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Haskins till plains / Footslope
end moraines / Footslope
end moraines / Backslope
ground moraines / Footslope
6% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Glynwood end moraines / Footslope
end moraines / Backslope
ground moraines / Shoulder
ground moraines / Backslope
till plains / Shoulder
till plains / Backslope
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Pewamo end moraines / Footslope
end moraines / Backslope
ground moraines / Toeslope
till plains / Toeslope
4% 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: Blount silt loam, 1 to 4 percent slopes, eroded
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: BmB2
Map Unit Area: 27622 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 drained
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 12.32 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Somewhat poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Somewhat poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 4
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 23 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 23 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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