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 Emrick ground moraines 27% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Cathay ground moraines 21% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Larson ground moraines 12% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Fram ground moraines 11% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Heimdal ground moraines 11% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Wyard ground moraines
8% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 7 Ortonville ground moraines / Summit 4% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 8 Uranda ground moraines 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 9 Tonka depressions 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: Emrick-Cathay loams, 0 to 3 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: F221A
Map Unit Area: 114 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): 16.73 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.