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 Whitecow divides
escarpments
hillsides
ridges
45% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Shawmut alluvial fans
escarpments
hillsides
25% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Rock outcrop 15% Major Soil Type None
Soil Type 4 Warneke ridges
divides
escarpments
hillsides
6% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Whitecow hillsides
ridges
divides
escarpments
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Windham hillsides
ridges
divides
escarpments
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: Whitecow, bouldery-Shawmut, very bouldery-Rock outcrop complex, 15 to 45 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: 585E
Map Unit Area: 61 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): 9.99 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: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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