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 Masardis eskers / Backslope 45% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Sheepscot outwash terraces / Footslope 40% Major Soil Type 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: Masardis-Sheepscot complex, 0 to 8 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: MSB
Map Unit Area: 2086 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:
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 9.67 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Somewhat excessively drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Moderately well drained
Hydric Conditions: 0
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 61 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 61 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
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