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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 Buse ground moraines 28% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Barnes ground moraines 23% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Darnen escarpments / Toeslope 22% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 4 Langhei ground moraines 7% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Langhei 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 Cresbard ground moraines 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 9 Hamerly ground moraines 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 10 Lowe drainageways 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: Buse-Barnes-Darnen loams, 3 to 9 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: F147C
Map Unit Area: 4883 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: Farmland of statewide importance
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 17.76 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Well drained
Hydric Conditions: 2
[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.