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 Trappe submerged wave-cut platforms 85% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Pasture Point submerged wave-cut platforms / Footslope 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Southpoint mainland coves / Toeslope 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Truitt mainland coves / Toeslope 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Herring Creek estuarine tidal streams / Toeslope 2% Inclusion YES

Note: links to horizon data marked with an * are approximate.


Map Unit Data What is a Map Unit?
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Map Unit Name: Trappe sandy loam, 0.5 to 1 meter water depth
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: WTr1
Map Unit Area: 1298 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): cm
Max Flood Freq: Very frequent
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Subaqueous
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Subaqueous
Hydric Conditions: 100
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 0 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 0 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
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