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 Esmond ground moraines 28% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Heimdal ground moraines 27% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Darnen escarpments / Toeslope 23% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 4 Sisseton ground moraines 7% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Sisseton ground moraines 6% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Sioux outwash plains 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 7 Swenoda ground moraines / Footslope 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 8 Lowe drainageways 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: Esmond-Heimdal-Darnen loams, 6 to 15 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: G233D
Map Unit Area: 430 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): 17.39 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Well drained
Hydric Conditions: 3
[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.