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 Eckman rises / Backslope 46% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Gardena rises / Footslope 28% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Zell rises / Summit
rises / Shoulder
8% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Embden rises / Footslope 7% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Tiffany depressions 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Delamere swales 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 7 Borup flats
depressions
3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 8 Perella depressions 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: Gardena-Eckman loams, 2 to 6 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: F486B
Map Unit Area: 421 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): 20.28 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Moderately well drained
Hydric Conditions: 8
[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.