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 Wilbraham depressions 60% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Menlo depressions
30% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Watchaug ground moraines / Backslope
ground moraines / Footslope
hills / Backslope
hills / Footslope
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Ludlow drumlins / Backslope
drumlins / Footslope
drumlins / Summit
hills / Backslope
hills / Footslope
hills / Summit
5% 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: Wilbraham and Menlo soils, 0 to 8 percent slopes, extremely stony
Map Unit Type: Undifferentiated group
Map Unit Symbol: 6
Map Unit Area: 15050 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): 16.31 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Very poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 90
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 15 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 15 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. Menlo (CT Benchmark Soils) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
2. Wilbraham (S2012CT009003) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
3. Wilbraham (S2012CT007002) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
4. Wilbraham (S2012CT009008) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]