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 Charlton hills / Backslope
hills / Shoulder
hills / Summit
45% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Paxton hills / Backslope
hills / Shoulder
hills / Summit
40% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Woodbridge hills / Backslope
hills / Footslope
hills / Summit
8% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Canton hills / Backslope
hills / Summit
hills / Shoulder
4% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Ridgebury depressions 2% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Whitman depressions 1% 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: Charlton-Paxton association, 15 to 45 percent slopes, extremely stony
Map Unit Type: Association
Map Unit Symbol: 902E
Map Unit Area: 13431 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): 15.19 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Well drained
Hydric Conditions: 3
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 66 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 66 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
Links to any NSSL point data within this map unit.