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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 Napier loess hills / Footslope 40% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Colo flood plains 30% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Kennebec flood plains / Toeslope 30% Major Soil Type 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: Napier-Kennebec-Colo complex, 0 to 5 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: 17B
Map Unit Area: 7745 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: Prime farmland if drained
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 21.29 cm
Max Flood Freq: Frequent
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 30
[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
Links to any NSSL point data within this map unit.