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 Council hills / Backslope 33% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Elevasil hills / Backslope 28% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Norden hills / Backslope 27% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 4 Seaton hills / Shoulder
hills / Backslope
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Urne hills / Shoulder
hills / Backslope
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Boone hills / Shoulder
hills / Backslope
1% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 7 Rock outcrop hills / Shoulder 1% 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: Council-Elevasil-Norden complex, 30 to 60 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: 1743F
Map Unit Area: 2999 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): 15.77 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: 94 cm
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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