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 Etil beach ridges 85% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Palisade 5% Inclusion Similar Data [2] *
Soil Type 3 Bram 5% Inclusion Similar Data [1] *
Soil Type 4 Arave lake plains 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Saltair lake plains 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: Etil loamy sand, 1 to 6 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: ETB
Map Unit Area: 2733 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): 5.61 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Moderately well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Moderately well drained
Hydric Conditions: 2
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 114 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 114 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
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