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 Scaath mountain slopes / Backslope 40% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Rockysaddle mountain slopes / Toeslope
debris avalanches / Backslope
25% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Wiregrass ridges / Backslope 20% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 4 Rock outcrop mountain slopes / Shoulder 10% Inclusion None
Soil Type 5 Atwell mountain slopes / Backslope
earthflows / Backslope
5% 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: Scaath-Rockysaddle-Wiregrass complex, 50 to 75 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: 549
Map Unit Area: 1116 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): 9.38 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: 55 cm
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
Links to any NSSL point data within this map unit.
1. Ahpah (S10CA023012) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]