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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 Badland pediments / Backslope
pediments / Footslope
45% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Knoco pediments / Backslope
pediments / Footslope
25% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Vernon pediments / Backslope
pediments / Footslope
10% Inclusion Similar Data [1] *
Soil Type 4 Clairemont drainageways 8% Inclusion None
Soil Type 5 Treadway pediments
alluvial fans / Toeslope
8% Inclusion None
Soil Type 6 Cottonwood pediments / Summit
pediments / Shoulder
pediments / Backslope
2% Inclusion Similar Data [1] *
Soil Type 7 Rock outcrop rock pediments / Shoulder
rock pediments / Backslope
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: Badland and Knoco soils, dry, 2 to 20 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Undifferentiated group
Map Unit Symbol: Bo
Map Unit Area: 31322 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): 3.52 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Well drained
Hydric Conditions: 0
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: n/a
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: n/a
Min Bedrock Depth: 0 cm
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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