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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 Silt loam surface layer glacial drainage channels
drainageways
% Inclusion None
Soil Type 2 Till at 60 to 80 inches glacial drainage channels
drainageways
% Inclusion None
Soil Type 3 Fine sandy loam surface layer glacial drainage channels
drainageways
% Inclusion None
Soil Type 4 Clay loam or silty clay loam surface layer glacial drainage channels
drainageways
% Inclusion None
Soil Type 5 Surface layer less than 10 inches thick glacial drainage channels
drainageways
% Inclusion None
Soil Type 6 Westland drainageways
glacial drainage channels
50% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 7 Rensselaer drainageways
glacial drainage channels
40% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 8 Somewhat poorly drained soils rises
glacial drainage channels
5% Inclusion None
Soil Type 9 Darroch lake plains 2% Inclusion Similar Data [1] *
Soil Type 10 Lamberjack outwash plains 2% Inclusion None
Soil Type 11 Rarely flooded areas adjacent to the Blanchard River and its flood plains 1% Inclusion None

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: Westland-Rensselaer complex, 0 to 1 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: WeA
Map Unit Area: 583 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): 19.21 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Very poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Very poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 91
[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.