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 Hinckley kame terraces 85% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Merrimac outwash terraces 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Windsor kame terraces 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Agawam kame terraces 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Sudbury kame terraces 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: Hinckley loamy sand, 3 to 15 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: 38C
Map Unit Area: 78186 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): 7.11 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Excessively drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Excessively drained
Hydric Conditions: 0
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: n/a
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: n/a
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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