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 Riceville hillslopes / Summit 95% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Jameston flats / Summit 5% 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: Riceville loam, 1 to 4 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: 784B
Map Unit Area: 4596 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): 12.36 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Somewhat poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Somewhat poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 5
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 30 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 30 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
Links to any NSSL point data within this map unit.
1. Lourdes (S1956IA089005) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
2. LOURDES (S1956IA089007) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
3. RICEVILLE (S1956IA089006) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
4. Riceville (S1969IA089075) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
5. Lourdes (S1956IA089005) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
6. Biscay (S1965IA089915) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]