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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 lighter colored surface layer depressions % Inclusion None
Soil Type 2 more gravel in the underlying material depressions % Inclusion None
Soil Type 3 more clay in the subsoil depressions % Inclusion None
Soil Type 4 silt loam surface layer depressions % Inclusion None
Soil Type 5 Sloan depressions 90% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 6 Milford lake plains 4% Inclusion Similar Data [1] *
Soil Type 7 Pewamo moraines 3% Inclusion Similar Data [2] *
Soil Type 8 Shoals flood plains 3% Inclusion Similar Data [2] *

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: Sloan silty clay loam, sandy substratum, occasionally flooded
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: So
Map Unit Area: 1992 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 cm
Max Flood Freq: Occasional
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Very poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Very poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 97
[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.