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 Becket hills / Summit
hills / Shoulder
hills / Backslope
mountains
45% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Skerry hills / Backslope
hills / Footslope
mountains
35% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Pillsbury hills / Toeslope
hills / Footslope
mountains
6% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Monadnock mountains
hills / Summit
hills / Shoulder
hills / Backslope
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Berkshire hills / Backslope
hills / Summit
hills / Shoulder
mountains
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Tunbridge mountains
hills / Shoulder
hills / Backslope
hills / Summit
4% 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: Becket-Skerry association, 0 to 15 percent slopes, extremely stony
Map Unit Type: Association
Map Unit Symbol: 908C
Map Unit Area: 41222 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): 14.03 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Moderately well drained
Hydric Conditions: 6
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 51 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 51 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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