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 Gilpin ridges / Backslope 85% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Wellston 3% Inclusion Similar Data [4] *
Soil Type 3 Latham 3% Inclusion Similar Data [2] *
Soil Type 4 Lily 3% Inclusion Similar Data [3] *
Soil Type 5 Mod. deep clayey soils 3% Inclusion None
Soil Type 6 Rosine 3% Inclusion Similar Data [5] *

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: Gilpin loam, 6 to 12 percent slopes, severely eroded
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: GnC3
Map Unit Area: 177 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): 10.39 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: 89 cm
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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