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 Pishagqua bay bottoms 85% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Fort Neck valleys 8% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Marshneck shoals 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Billington coves (water) 2% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Anguilla coves (water) 2% 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: Pishagqua silt loam, 2 to 3 meter water depth
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: 877
Map Unit Area: 120 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: 0
[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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