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 Sparta stream terraces / Summit
stream terraces / Summit
% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 2 Oakville % Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Watseka flats 85% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 4 Gilford depressions 2% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Ambraw 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: Watseka loamy fine sand, 0 to 2 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: 49A
Map Unit Area: 119 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: Farmland of statewide importance
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 9.64 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Somewhat poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Somewhat poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 4
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 46 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 46 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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