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 35% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Heimdal rises / Backslope 32% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Emrick rises / Footslope 7% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Maddock rises / Backslope 6% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Binford rises / Backslope 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Fram flats 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 7 Tonka depressions 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 8 Larson rises 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 9 Sisseton rises / Summit
rises / Shoulder
3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 10 Ortonville rises / Summit
rises / Shoulder
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-Heimdal complex, 3 to 6 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: F231B
Map Unit Area: 840 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): 15.96 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.