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 Zilwaukee flood plains 80% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Misteguay flood plains 18% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Sloan 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: Zilwaukee and Misteguay silty clays, 0 to 1 percent slopes, rarely flooded
Map Unit Type: Undifferentiated group
Map Unit Symbol: ZwkaaA
Map Unit Area: 20092 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 and either protected from flooding or not frequently flooded during the growing season
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 11.71 cm
Max Flood Freq: Rare
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 100
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 0 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 0 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
Links to any NSSL point data within this map unit.
1. Zilwaukee (S1988MI145002) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
2. Zilwaukee (S2008MI145001) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]