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 Ashfield drumlins
hills
85% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Shelburne drumlins
hills
6% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Loonmeadow depressions
drainageways
6% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Schroon hills 3% 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: Ashfield fine sandy loam, 2 to 8 percent slopes, very stony
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: 427B
Map Unit Area: 1535 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): 11.03 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Moderately well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Moderately well drained
Hydric Conditions: 6
[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.
1. Ashfield (S1999CT005006) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]