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 Wakeland flood plains 82% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Birds backswamps 10% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Wilbur flood plains 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Wakeland flood plains 3% 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: Wakeland silt loam, 0 to 2 percent slopes, occasionally flooded, very brief duration
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: WaaAW
Map Unit Area: 1823 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: Prime farmland if drained
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 21.79 cm
Max Flood Freq: Occasional
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Somewhat poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Somewhat poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 10
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 15 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 30 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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