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 Broadbrook hills
till plains
80% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Wethersfield drumlins
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Rainbow hills
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Holyoke hills
3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Wilbraham depressions
3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Narragansett till plains
2% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 7 Menlo depressions
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: Broadbrook silt loam, 3 to 8 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: 82B
Map Unit Area: 6163 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: All areas are prime farmland
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 15.02 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Well drained
Hydric Conditions: 5
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 61 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 61 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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