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 Embden rises / Footslope 40% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Egeland rises / Shoulder
rises / Summit
29% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Maddock rises / Backslope 14% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Wyndmere flats 8% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Hecla rises 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Tiffany depressions 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 7 Arvilla rises / Backslope 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: Embden-Egeland fine sandy loams, 2 to 6 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: F377B
Map Unit Area: 800 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): 14.33 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Moderately well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Moderately well drained
Hydric Conditions: 3
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 122 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 122 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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