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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 Towner sand sheets / Footslope
ground moraines
41% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Barnes ground moraines 18% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Dickey ground moraines
sand sheets / Backslope
14% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Lanona ground moraines 9% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Swenoda ground moraines 8% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Cathay ground moraines / Backslope 4% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 7 Buse ground moraines 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 8 Garborg sand sheets
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: Towner-Barnes complex, 3 to 6 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: F737B
Map Unit Area: 204 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): 14.43 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: 91 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 91 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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