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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 Soils with less clay and more silt in the subsoil % Inclusion None
Soil Type 2 Darien ground moraines
end moraines / Summit
end moraines / Shoulder
end moraines / Backslope
75% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Platea end moraines
ground moraines
20% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 4 Moderately well drained soils without a fragipan 5% Inclusion None

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: Darien silt loam, 6 to 12 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: DrC
Map Unit Area: 40 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): 14.92 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Somewhat poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Somewhat poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 0
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 23 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 23 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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