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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 Elderon outwash plains / Shoulder
outwash plains / Backslope
kames / Shoulder
kames / Backslope
eskers / Shoulder
eskers / Backslope
45% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Rosholt outwash plains / Shoulder
outwash plains / Backslope
kames / Shoulder
kames / Backslope
eskers / Shoulder
eskers / Backslope
40% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Kennan recessionial moraines / Shoulder
recessionial moraines / Backslope
terminal moraines / Shoulder
terminal moraines / Backslope
6% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Plainfield outwash plains / Shoulder
outwash plains / Backslope
6% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Oesterle outwash plains
drainageways
depressions
3% 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: Elderon-Rosholt complex, 6 to 12 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: EcC
Map Unit Area: 3940 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): 9.77 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: 178 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 178 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. Elderon (78WI135001) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]