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 Patton depressions / Toeslope
depressions / Footslope
80% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Crosby water-lain moraines / Footslope
water-lain moraines / Summit
water-lain moraines / Backslope
6% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Treaty depressions / Footslope
depressions / Toeslope
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Starks till plains / Summit
till plains / Backslope
4% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Westland stream terraces / Toeslope 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Palms depressions / Toeslope 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: Patton silty clay loam, 0 to 2 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: Pn
Map Unit Area: 4703 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): 19.1 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 90
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 15 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 15 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. Patton (1975IN023005) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
2. Patton (1975IN023015) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]