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 Heimdal ground moraines 34% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Esmond ground moraines 24% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Sisseton moraines / Summit 15% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 4 Emrick ground moraines / Footslope 12% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Sisseton ground moraines 6% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Sioux outwash plains 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 7 Tonka depressions 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 8 Parnell depressions 3% 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: Heimdal-Esmond-Sisseton loams, 9 to 15 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: G229D
Map Unit Area: 540 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): 17.02 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Well drained
Hydric Conditions: 6
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: n/a
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: n/a
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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