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 Mooncreek mountain slopes / Summit 35% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Noisy mountain slopes / Backslope 25% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Tossup ridges / Summit 15% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 4 Redtop mountain slopes / Shoulder 10% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Darkwoods mountain slopes / Backslope 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Oakside mountain slopes / Backslope 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 7 Sidehill mountain slopes / Backslope 4% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 8 Rock outcrop ridges / Backslope 1% Inclusion None

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: Mooncreek-Noisy-Tossup complex, 9 to 30 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: 462
Map Unit Area: 594 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): 11.72 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. Tossup (03CA605REDW066) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]