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 Orio depressions % Inclusion YES
Soil Type 2 Watseka outwash plains / Footslope % Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Selma outwash plains / Toeslope % Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Coyne lake plains / Summit % Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Sparta stream terraces / Summit
stream terraces / Summit
91% Major Soil Type 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: Sparta loamy sand, 1 to 6 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: 88B
Map Unit Area: 6472 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): 9.08 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Excessively drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Excessively 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. Sparta (1976IL085006) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
2. Finchford (1976IL085010) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]