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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 Placeritos stream terraces 70% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Perwaso alluvial flats 20% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Pelic flood plains 4% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Carwalker flood plains 4% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Water 2% 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: Placeritos-Perwaso association
Map Unit Type: Association
Map Unit Symbol: 7302
Map Unit Area: 250 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 irrigated and reclaimed of excess salts and sodium
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 17.24 cm
Max Flood Freq: Rare
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Moderately well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Moderately well drained
Hydric Conditions: 4
[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
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