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 Northbend flood plains
60% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Ettrick flood plains
overflow stream channels
30% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Palms flood plains
6% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Dunnbot flood plains
natural levees
2% 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: Northbend-Ettrick silt loams, 0 to 3 percent slopes, frequently flooded
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: 1648A
Map Unit Area: 1897 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): 21.31 cm
Max Flood Freq: Frequent
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Somewhat poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 96
[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
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