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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 Hosmer ridges / Summit 85% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Alford ridges / Summit
ridges / Shoulder
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Zanesville ridges / Summit 4% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Robbs ridges / Summit 4% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Sadler ridges / Summit 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: Hosmer silt loam, 2 to 6 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: uHosB
Map Unit Area: 38791 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: All areas are prime farmland
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 16.17 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Moderately well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Moderately well drained
Hydric Conditions: 0
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 54 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 54 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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