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 Heimdal ground moraines 29% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Esmond ground moraines 23% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Parnell depressions 16% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 4 Emrick ground moraines 9% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Fram ground moraines 7% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Ortonville ground moraines / Shoulder 7% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 7 Tonka depressions 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 8 Cathay ground moraines 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 9 Sioux outwash plains 1% 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: Heimdal-Esmond-Parnell complex, 0 to 6 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: F232B
Map Unit Area: 58 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): 17.37 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Very poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 21
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 0 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 0 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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