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 Dickey knolls / Backslope 46% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Esmond knolls / Shoulder
knolls / Summit
19% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Embden rises / Footslope 15% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 4 Heimdal knolls / Backslope 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Sisseton knolls / Summit
knolls / Shoulder
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Larson rises 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 7 Cathay rises / Backslope 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 8 Maddock knolls / Backslope 2% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 9 Ortonville rises / Summit
rises / Shoulder
2% 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: Dickey-Esmond-Embden complex, 3 to 9 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: F750C
Map Unit Area: 4620 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: Not prime farmland
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 13.98 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Moderately well drained
Hydric Conditions: 0
[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.