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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 sandy loam surface layer % Inclusion None
Soil Type 2 wetter soils % Inclusion None
Soil Type 3 dark surface layer less than 24 inches thick % Inclusion None
Soil Type 4 dark yellowish brown surface layer % Inclusion None
Soil Type 5 loam surface layer % Inclusion None
Soil Type 6 Medway flood plains 90% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 7 Sloan sloughs 10% Inclusion Similar Data [3] *

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: Medway silt loam
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: Md
Map Unit Area: 229 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): 19.28 cm
Max Flood Freq: Occasional
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Moderately well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Moderately well drained
Hydric Conditions: 10
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 69 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 69 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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