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 Paxton hills / Backslope 55% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Montauk hills / Backslope 30% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Charlton hills / Backslope 6% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Woodbridge hills / Backslope
hills / Footslope
hills / Summit
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Ridgebury depressions 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Stockbridge hills / Backslope 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: Paxton and Montauk fine sandy loams, 15 to 35 percent slopes, extremely stony
Map Unit Type: Undifferentiated group
Map Unit Symbol: 86D
Map Unit Area: 27269 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): 14.88 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.
1. Marlow (S2001CT005006) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]