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 Buttewash outwash plains / Toeslope 85% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Badgerwash outwash plains / Toeslope 8% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Buttelake glacial-valley floors / Summit
ground moraines / Summit
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Humic Haploxerands lake terraces / Toeslope 2% 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: Buttewash ashy coarse sand, 0 to 15 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: 101
Map Unit Area: 2318 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): 8.07 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.
1. Buttewash (789178) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]