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 Newton lake plains
depressions / Footslope
100% Major Soil Type 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: Newton loamy fine sand
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: Nf
Map Unit Area: 2069 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): 10.9 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Very poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Very poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 100
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 7 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 7 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
Links to any NSSL point data within this map unit.
1. Brems (1976IN091003) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
2. Saugatuck (1976IN091006) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]