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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 More than 15 percent rock fragments in the lower part of the % Inclusion None
Soil Type 2 Moderately well drained soils % Inclusion None
Soil Type 3 Darker colored surface layer % Inclusion None
Soil Type 4 More sand in the subsoil % Inclusion None
Soil Type 5 Knoxdale rises
flood plains
90% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 6 Shoals flood-plain steps
flood plains
5% Inclusion Similar Data [2] *
Soil Type 7 Saranac flood plains
5% 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: Knoxdale silt loam, 0 to 2 percent slopes, occasionally flooded
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: KnA
Map Unit Area: 2750 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): 20.56 cm
Max Flood Freq: Occasional
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Well drained
Hydric Conditions: 5
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 145 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 145 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. Genesee (1959-OH003-113) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
2. Shoals (1959-OH003-114) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]