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 Guyton flood plains 55% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Iulus flood plains / Toeslope 35% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Bernaldo terraces / Footslope 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Osier stream terraces / Footslope 5% Inclusion Similar Data [1] *

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: Guyton-Iulus complex, 0 to 1 percent slopes, frequently flooded
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: GYA
Map Unit Area: 102212 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): 18.4 cm
Max Flood Freq: Frequent
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 60
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 20 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 20 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. Spurger (90LA115025) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]