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 Dickey hills / Backslope
ridges / Backslope
38% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Esmond ridges / Shoulder
ridges / Summit
hills / Shoulder
hills / Summit
24% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Embden knolls / Footslope 15% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 4 Heimdal knolls / Backslope 11% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Maddock hills / Backslope
ridges / Backslope
9% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Sioux hills / Shoulder
hills / Summit
ridges / Summit
ridges / Shoulder
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: Dickey-Esmond-Embden complex, 6 to 15 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: G750D
Map Unit Area: 650 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): 13.68 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Well drained
Hydric Conditions: 0
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 152 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 152 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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