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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 Nassau till plains / Summit
ridges / Summit
benches / Summit
79% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Pittstown 5% Inclusion Similar Data [2] *
Soil Type 3 Manlius 5% Inclusion Similar Data [3] *
Soil Type 4 Bernardston 5% Inclusion Similar Data [2] *
Soil Type 5 Alden depressions 5% Inclusion Similar Data [1] *
Soil Type 6 Rock outcrop 1% 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: Nassau channery silt loam, undulating, rocky
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: NaB
Map Unit Area: 5438 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: Farmland of statewide importance
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 4.46 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Somewhat excessively drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Somewhat excessively drained
Hydric Conditions: 5
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: n/a
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: n/a
Min Bedrock Depth: 43 cm
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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