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 Typic Torriorthents rock pediments / Backslope 45% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Badland rock pediments 40% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Bluepoint sand sheets
rock pediments / Backslope
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Monger fan remnants 5% Inclusion None
Soil Type 5 Tonopah inset fans 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Arizo drainageways 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: Typic Torriorthents-Badland association
Map Unit Type: Association
Map Unit Symbol: Ty
Map Unit Area: 60960 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): 7.63 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: 5 cm
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
Links to any NSSL point data within this map unit.
1. TOQUOP (S1959NV003019) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
2. Mormon Mesa (89NV003005) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
3. Mormon Mesa (89NV003007A) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]