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 Gilwood knobs / Backslope
hills / Backslope
45% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Brownstown hills / Backslope
knobs / Backslope
35% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Wrays hills / Backslope
hills / Shoulder
knobs / Backslope
knobs / Shoulder
10% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Gilwood hills / Shoulder
hills / Backslope
knobs / Backslope
knobs / Shoulder
3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Brownstown knobs / Backslope
hills / Backslope
3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Rock outcrop free faces 2% Inclusion None
Soil Type 7 Beanblossom alluvial fans / Toeslope
flood plains
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: Gilwood-Brownstown silt loams, 25 to 75 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: GgbG
Map Unit Area: 10168 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): 12.01 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: 81 cm
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
Links to any NSSL point data within this map unit.