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 Nieman escarpments
mountain slopes
50% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Rock outcrop 25% Major Soil Type None
Soil Type 3 Libeg outwash terraces
mountain valleys
mountain slopes
alluvial fans
20% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 4 Redfern escarpments
mountain slopes
3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Tigeron mountain slopes
alluvial fans
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: Nieman, very stony-Rock outcrop-Libeg, bouldery, complex, 15 to 45 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: 1641E
Map Unit Area: 359 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): 4.89 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Well drained
Hydric Conditions: 0
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: n/a
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: n/a
Min Bedrock Depth: 33 cm
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
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