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 Shorewood ground moraines / Backslope 85% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Minnetonka depressions 10% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Good Thunder ground moraines
lake plains
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: Shorewood silty clay loam, 1 to 3 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: 855
Map Unit Area: 2018 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: All areas are prime farmland
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 16.49 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Somewhat poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Somewhat poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 10
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 45 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 45 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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